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.

Recent Content

CFP: 9th Annual TAMU History Conference & Grant Applications (Extended Deadline & Speakers Dr. James Brooks & Dr. Aaron O'Connell)

The History Graduate Student Organization and the Sigma Rho Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta at Texas A&M University are proud to announce our 2018 graduate and undergraduate history student conference. The conference will take place on March 23-24, 2018. This conference is an

Reminder- Call for Papers: 2018 Center for Sociocultural Sport and Olympic Research (CSSOR) annual conference, California State University, Fullerton

The Center for Sociocultural Sport and Olympic Research
1st Annual Conference

California State University, Fullerton (USA)
March 9-10, 2018

CSSOR Distinguished Scholar Lecture

Prof. Andrew Zimbalist, Smith College

Women's Cycling History: Seeking Presenters for Thematic Session at NASSH 2018

M. Ann Hall (University of Alberta) and Roger Gilles (Grand Valley State University) are organizing a thematic session on women's cycling history with a specific focus on early racing history. Both Hall and Gilles have a book about women's early bicycle racing forthcoming in 2018.

Would anyone interested in joining us in this session, please email Ann Hall at ahall@ualberta.ca. We look forward to hearing from other scholars including graduate students.


Book Announcements November 2017

Quarterly, H-Sport publishes a list of newly released books on Sport Studies which members have submitted to H-Sport. If you would like to announce the publication of your new book, please submit the following information to editorial-sport@mail.h-net.msu.edu: the author's name, the title of the book, the press, the month it appeared in print, and a link to the publisher/book's site (optional).