The Sports Studies Caucus is thrilled to present the following lineup for ASA 2017 in Chicago. It includes the five panels formally affiliated with our caucus along with two others of interest! Please check out the schedule below for the seven sports-focused panels, as well as two papers of interest (on non-sports-centric panels). We look forward to seeing you at these amazing sessions in November!

Thursday, November 9, 2017

12:00 to 1:45pm - Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower, Concourse Level West Tower

Pedagogies of Performance: Dissent and Its Limits in Sex-Segregated Women’s Sports -

 - Victoria Jackson, Stephanie Murphy, Katherine Mooney, Erica Rand

2:00 to 3:45pm - Hyatt Regency Chicago, Haymarket, Concourse Level West Tower

Crossover Moves: Sports Culture as a Contact Zone between Academia and Popular Discourse -

- Amy Bass, Ashley Brown, Michael Ezra, Elliott Gorn, Carlo Rotella

Friday, November 10, 2017

8:00 to 9:45am: Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field, Third Floor West Tower 

Sports Studies Caucus: Book Publishing in Sports Studies -

 - Alicia Christensen, CL Cole, Dan Gilbert, Niels Hooper, Daniel Nasset, Jaime Schultz, Travis Vogan


10:00 to 11:45am: Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field, Third Floor West Tower

Sports Studies Caucus: Sport and the Pedagogies of Race and Gender in the Post-Civil Rights Era -

 - Frank Guridy, Amira Rose Davis, Theresa Runstedtler, Lucia Trimbur


12:00 to 1:45pm: Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field, Third Floor West Tower

Sports Studies Caucus: #BlackGirlMagic in Sport: Visual and Literary Representations of Black Girls and Women -

 - Aria Halliday, Nicholas Miller, Samantha Sheppard, Samantha White

4:00 to 5:45pm: Hyatt Regency Chicago, Wrigley, Concourse Level West Tower 

Transnational Racialization and Sports in Cultural Production -

 - Matthew Briones, Ben Chappell, Dina Gilio-Whitaker, Joo Young Lee, Jasmine Mitchell

Sunday, November 12, 2017

12:00 to 1:45pm: Hyatt Regency Chicago, Wrigley, Concourse Level West Tower 

Sport, Dissent, and Representation during the 1970s -

 - Aram Goudsouzian, Eric Hall, Randy Roberts, Jaime Schultz, Johnny Smith


Individual Papers of Interest

"Forgivable Whiteness: Sport, Race and the Last of the Great White Hopes” -

In Event: The Problem of Whiteness

Sat, November 11, 12:00 to 1:45pm, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Wrigley, Concourse Level West Tower


"Patria over Profits: The Story of Cuban Boxing Champion Teófilo Stevenson” -

In Event: Queers, Laughs, Jabs, and Visitas: Exploring New Directions in Cuban-American Studies

Sun, November 12, 10:00 to 11:45am, Hyatt Regency Chicago, San Francisco, Ballroom Level West Tower



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Post date: June 15, 2017

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