Indigenous Resurgence, Regeneration, and Decolonization through Sport History
University of Manitoba (Winnipeg, Canada)
May 23-24, 2018
Hosted by the North American Society for Sport History (NASSH) and the Journal of Sport History, “Indigenous Resurgence, Regeneration, and Decolonization through Sport History” is a two-day symposium bringing together scholars and community members concerned with the history of sport, physical activity, and embodied physical culture in the Indigenous context. In addition to facilitating the workshopping of research papers, the symposium will also provide historians with the opportunity to learn through dialogue with community members.
Interested individuals not presenting papers at the workshop are welcome to attend and participate in the discussions. Please click on the registration link below. The $65 CDN ($50 US) registration fee covers participation in both days of the event, including lunches and coffee breaks.
Details of the schedule of events for the two days will be posted soon (please check back).
Registration fee: $65 (approx. $50 US). Registration deadline: Friday, May 4, 2018.
Rate in Canadian dollars; 5% goods-and-services tax is added automatically.
Note: there is no single-day rate; registrants are responsible for accommodation and transportation. If you have any questions, please contact local organizer Russell Field.
To view the Call for Papers, click here
This workshop will be held just prior (May 23-24) to the annual meeting of the North American Society for Sport History (NASSH) at the Fort Garry Hotel in Winnipeg (May 25-28). Participants are strongly encouraged to attend both events and to also present their scholarship at NASSH. See www.nassh.org for more details or contact one of the organizers (below) with any questions.
The University of Manitoba campuses are located on Treaty 1 territory, the original lands of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and on the homeland of the Métis Nation. Their historical relationships with the land continue to this day.
Dr. Janice Forsyth, Western University, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Christine O’Bonsawin, University of Victoria, email@example.com
Dr. Murray Phillips, University of Queensland, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Russell Field, University of Manitoba, email@example.com (local organizer)