Podcasts: E-sports and the Olympic Games

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Podcasts: E-sports and the Olympic Games


Over the past few years, there has been much discussion and negotiation over the place of esports—both as sports, and as acceptable sports—on the Olympic program. In these fascinating podcasts, renowned sport scholars Andy Miah and Jim Parry provide contrasting views on the future of esports in the Olympic Games.


Andy Miah
University of Salford



The Esports Question
Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/user-511256562/journal-of-olympic-studies

Article: https://olympicstudies.org/the-esports-question/



Jim Parry
Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic


Esports Will Not Be at the Olympics

Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/user-511256562/journal-of-olympic-studies-dr

Article: https://olympicstudies.org/esports-will-not-be-at-the-olympics/