REPORT: Football Scholars Forum Summer Series with David Goldblatt

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The Football Scholars Forum recently completed a five-week summer series with award-winning author David Goldblatt on his new book, The Age of Football: The Global Game in the Twenty-first Century [UK edition here / US edition here].

56 participants from five continents registered for the series. Each Zoom session focused on a different chapter (or chapters) in the book and these discussants helped spark and sustain the conversations:

June 9: Peter Alegi (Michigan State University)
June 16: Danyel Reiche (American University of Beirut) and Alex Galarza (University of Delaware)
June 23: Lindsay Krasnoff (SOAS, University of London)
June 30: Andrew Guest (University of Portland)
July 14: Simon Rofe (SOAS, University of London) and Matthew Pauly (Michigan State University)

Listen to the audio recordings by clicking on the links below: