History seminars at the IHR
Sport and Leisure History
Convenors: Dr Peter Catterall (University of Westminster), Dr Geoffrey Levett (Birkbeck, University of London), Rafaelle Nicholson (Queen Mary), Dion Georgiou (Queen Mary, University of London), Dr Huw Richards (London College of Communication)
Venue: Past & Present Room N202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House
Time: Monday, 5:15pm
The Sport and Leisure History Seminar is part of the BSSH South Sport and Leisure History Network. The seminars take place in the Past & present Room N202 of the Institute of Historical Research (Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU) at 5:15 PM on Mondays fortnightly (except where otherwise stated).
If you would like to find out more about the network, please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to enquire about giving a paper at the seminar, please contact us at email@example.com You can also join our network mailing list here: https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?SUBED1=SPORT-AND-LEISURE-HISTORY&A=1, and follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BSSHSouth.
For Fun, not the Future: Adolescent Romance Culture and Sexuality in the Long 1960s
Hannah Charnock (University of Exeter)
Oral Histories of Youth Clubs and Leisure in London and Liverpool, 1958-1985
ORAL HISTORIES OF YOUTH CULTURE IN 20TH CENTURY BRITAIN
LEISURE AND TRANSIENT COMMUNITIES IN VICTORIAN LONDON
Dr Brad Beaven (University of Portsmouth) From Jolly Sailor to Proletarian Jack: The Remaking of Sailor's Leisure and Sailortown in Victorian London
Dr Joseph Di Sapio (Seneca College, Toronto) A Rush of Things Going and Coming: The Role of Community in Travel to Nineteenth-Century London
LEISURE AND FEMALE MOBILITIES IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
Dr Kathryn Walchester (Liverpool John Moores University) Working and Travelling: The Representation of Travelling Servants and Guides in Two Nineteenth-Century British Accounts of Norway by Women
Dr Sheila Hanlon (Independent scholar) Whisperings from Clubland: The Formal and Informal Politics of Women’s Cycling Clubs in 1890s Britain
World Cup Diplomacy: The British Experience of 1966 and 1982
Professor Martin Polley (De Montfort University) World Cup Diplomacy: The British Experience of 1966 and 1982
Please note that this seminar takes place at the slightly later than usual time of 6:00 PM.