Milestones in the Histories of Sport and Physical Culture
Call for Papers – the 20th ISHPES CONGRESS | July 14-17, 2019 in Madrid, Spain
the International Society for the History of Physical Education and Sport
ISHPES is currently accepting applications for the 2020 Early Career Scholar Award. The ISHPES GIGLIOLA GORI AWARD will be presented at the 2020 ISHPES Congress to be held in SAPPORO, JAPAN on August 20-24, 2020. It is awarded for an unpublished essay of outstanding quality in the field of sport history. Eligible scholars must be…
Dear ISHPES Members, ISHPES was founded in 1989. That year the International Committee for the History of Physical Education and Sport (ICOSH) and the International Association for the History of Physical Education (HISPA) fused into one society. While at the beginning ISHPES was a very Eurocentric organization, its membership has meanwhile become increasingly international, as…
Lukas Rehmann (Germany) and Lisa Taylor (Great Britain) both won the Routledge Presentation Award for best conference presentation by an Early Career Scholar at the 2019 ISHPES Congress in Madrid.
Recent Western University (Canada) PhD Ornella Nzindukiyimana wins 2019 Gigliola Gori Early Career Scholar award at ISHPES Congress in Madrid, Spain, presenting her research: ‘That’s Jean Lowe’: On Being a Black Canadian Female Track Athlete in 1940s Toronto.
At the Congress in Madrid, Spain, ISHPES honored Heather Dichter as the 2019 ISHPES Award winner. The American scholar Heather Dichter, PhD, is Associate Professor at the De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, where she teaches in the Leicester Castle Business School and is a member of the International Centre for Sports History and Culture.
At the 2019 ISHPES Congress in Madrid, Spain, Dr Pierre-Olaf Schut, Professor of Sports History at Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée University, presented the 2019 Routledge Keynote Address.