Dear colleagues and friends, *On behalf of the Organizing Committee and the laboratory Movement, Interactions, Performance (EA 4334) from the University of Nantes, **we are pleased to invite you to the 16th edition of the ACAPS International Congress **(Association of Researchers in Physical Activities and Sports) which will be held in Nantes (La Cité Nantes Events Center) **from Monday the 26th of October to Wednesday the 28th of October, 2015**.* In 2015, ACAPS is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The congress aims to
H-Sport enables scholars around the world who are engaged in the historical, socio-cultural, and philosophical study of sport, physical education, and physical activity to discuss research and teaching interests, conferences and symposia, current issues, sources of funding, publishing, new data and collections, and other areas of interest to scholars.
Please find below a link to the website of the “Historicizing the Pan American Games Colloquium” to be held in Toronto on April 20-21. Attendance is open to the public and registration is free.
Cesar R. Torres
BSSH SOUTH SPORT AND LEISURE HISTORY SEMINAR
‘I SAW MY NAME ON THE BOARD’: RACE, GENDER AND THE SUMMER OLYMPICS, 1932–1948
Speaker: Dr Stanley Arnold (Northern Illinois University)
Call for Papers: Sport in the Peripheries - Past and Present, Krakow, Poland, June 13-14, 2015
Institute of History at Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland is announcing the international conference on history and anthropology of sport activities and leisure in the peripheries of geographical and political centers (“in the provinces”).
Potential vectors and themes through which to consider dimensions of sport and leisure in the peripheries include but are not limited to: