The purpose of The North American Society for Sport History is to promote, stimulate, and encourage study and research and writing of the history of sport; to support and cooperate with local, national, and international organizations having the same purposes.
The purpose of NASSH, the North American Society for Sport History, is to promote, stimulate, and encourage study, research and writing of the history of sport; to support and cooperate with local, national, and international organizations having the same purposes. The Society conducts its activities solely for scholarly and literary purposes and not for pecuniary profit. NASSH rss Feed NASSH on Facebook New Books in Sports

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Journal of Sport History - Associate Editor Wanted

21 April 2014
The NASSH Publications Board is seeking an associate editor to work with incoming editor Murray Phillips (University of Queensland) on the production of the Journal of Sport History. Details about responsibilities will be negotiated with the editor. Read more →

NASSH 2014 — Updated Preliminary Convention Program Available

17 April 2014
Program Committee Chair Kevin Wamsley has issued an updated version of the preliminary 2014 Convention Program. It is available here (pdf).

NASSH 2014 — Convention Host's Update II

17 April 2014
Convention organizer Sarah Fields reminds participants that the Hotel Colorado has now sold out of regular rooms. Read more →

NASSH 2014 — Online Registration Open

2 April 2014
Convention participants can register online using a credit card. Note that this is the only way to register for the Convention. Read more →

NASSH 2014 — Preliminary Convention Program Available

31 March 2014
Program Committee Chair Kevin Wamsley has issued a preliminary version of the 2014 Convention Program. It can be downloaded here (pdf).

NASSH 2014 — Convention Host's Update

18 March 2014
Convention host Murry Nelson has issued a Convention update providing information on room bookings, airport transfer option, Convention recreation possibilities, and ... deadlines! Read more →

NASSH 2014 — Denver International and Eagle County Airports Ride Share

12 March 2014
Interested in sharing an arrival or departure ride to / from the airports with fellow Convention participants? To enjoy a transferential Conventional back seat confab, enter your name here; au volant also possible.

Proceedings of the 2013 Annual Convention Now Available

15 January 2014
Proceedings editor Richard Kimball informs the membership that production of the 2013 Proceedings has been completed. They are now available for download (pdf) on the Proceedings page.

NASSH 2014 — Hotel rooms now available

15 January 2014
Special room rates for the NASSH Convention are now available at the Hotel Colorado. These rates are available only for the duration of the Convention. Read more →