The International Museum of the Horse (IMH) at the Kentucky Horse Park will host a free teacher day October 7 to allow teachers to experience what the museum and the park have to offer school groups.
The park and the museum offer field trips throughout the year for students that connect to both Kentucky standards and teachers' class curricula. Students can visit the museum, the Kids Barn, the Hall of Champions, the Big Barn and the Breeds Barn, with picnic-style lunches.
1st Global Symposium
Sport: Probing the Boundaries
Inaugural Meeting of The International Association for the Interdisciplinary Study of Sport
Saturday 2nd December 2017 – Sunday 3rd December 2017
First International Seminar for Post-Graduate Students in Sport History
The BSSH is inviting submission of abstracts c.200 words (deadline 01 June) for presenations at the Annual Conference to be held at the University of Worcester, UK.
2017 CALL FOR PAPERS
Proposals are welcome on all aspects of popular and American culture for inclusion in the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association (MAPACA) conference in Philadelphia, PA. Single papers, panels, roundtables, and alternative formats are welcome.
The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) is seeking paper proposals on the topic of sports for its fall conference to be held at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Oct. 27-28.
Please submit your paper proposals online by June 15 to Dennis Gildea, the sports area chair, at email@example.com.
Yoga in Popular Culture (edited collection)
Seeking contributors for an edited volume on yoga in popular culture. This book is envisioned as a cross-disciplinary collection of scholarly work on yoga, with essays that explore the ways that yoga has reflected and changed popular culture in the West.
Reinforcing, Crossing, and Transcending Borders: Soccer in a Globalized World
Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, Harvard University
Supported by Simmons College, Boston, MA
Hosted by Olympiacos F.C. in Athens, Greece
September 4th and 5th, 2017 (Submission deadline 5/20/17)