ISHPES Early Career Scholar award 2021

We are delighted to announce that Daniele Cristina Carqueijeiro de Medeiros is the winner of this year’s award. Daniele is from Brazil  and her paper was entitled “The sportization of rowing and swimming in Tiete river (Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1899-1949)”. Her paper was seen as very interesting, well documented and original given its focus on…

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PhD Summer School: “Doing, Writing, Thinking Sport History”

Organized in collaboration with the Université Gustave Eiffel in Paris and based on the legacy of the « Copenhagen Summer School » (based on an idea from Gertrud Pfister and Gerald Gems, held since 2003), this summer school aims to promote sport history but also more broadly social and human sciences used to analyse the sport phenomena. This course aims to provide a unique environment for PhD students who seek to develop skills around sport history, and to improve their network in the field. Lectures given by leading experts will cover specific methodological aspects and new issues in the field of sport history. Participants will also have the opportunity to present and discuss their own research in specific sessions.

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ISHPES Newsletter September 2020

Dear ISHPES Members, A couple of days ago we organized our first Online Congress. Many of you participated and I wouldlike to thank the head organizer, Keiko Ikeda and her colleagues from Hokkaido University in Sapporo,Japan, for their excellent work. You can all imagine the challenge of the various time zones. Presentlyall registered persons can…

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2020 Congress – Call for Papers

21st ISHPES CONGRESS August 20-23 in Sapporo, Japan Sport History and Interdisciplinary Relations in the Year of the Tokyo Games 2020 Call for abstracts [PDF version] More information can be found on the ISHPES Congress page. Host: Hokkaido University Extended Deadline, 31 March ISHPES Sapporo 2020 is able to organize an online congress. We have…

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