Wednesday, 4 September 2013

IRiSS Research Seminars 2013-2014

UCLan's International Research Institute for Sport Studies (IRiSS) have announced a series of Research Seminars for 2013/14.

The free-of-charge seminars will be held in Greenbank Building, Preston, commencing at 3pm. The seminar listing is as follows:

Semester 1

Wednesday 23 October 2013 3-5 pm GR273
Professor Chris Gratton (Sheffield Hallam University)
Sport as Global Entertainment

Wednesday 13 November 2013 3-5 pm GR348
Dr Daniel Burdsey (University of Brighton)
The "crisis" (?) of racism in English men’s professional football: Suárez, Terry and beyond

Semester 2

Wednesday 29 January 2014 3-5 pm GR348
Speaker & Title – TBC

Wednesday 19 February 2014 3-5 pm GR348
Professor Garry Crawford (University of Salford)
Is it still in the Game? (Re) considering sport-themed video games and the rise of mobile gaming

Tuesday 11 March 2014 3-5 pm GR348
Professor Wolfram Manzenreiter (University of Vienna)
Title – TBC

For further details please email Professor John Horne or call 01772 894235.

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