News / March 2013

SNID Talk: Governmentality, Sport and Development Policy

Queen's University, Mackintosh Corry Hall, Room D214

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Invited speaker Robbie Millington (PhD Candidate, School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen’s University) presented an engaging paper titled “Governmentality, Sport and Development Policy” to a responsive audience at the Studies in National and International Development (SNID) Seminar Series at Queen’s University this past Thursday. Talk description: “Over the past decade, sport has increasingly been […]

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KRG Recently Published

Samantha King published in International Political Sociology

On March 25, 2013, International Political Sociology released Samantha King’s “Philanthrocapitalism and the Healthification of Everything.” The article is part of a forum on “brand aid” and is available online here. 

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Nancy’s Chair Public Lecture – Dr. Samantha King

Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Dr. Samantha King presented new Pink Ribbons, Inc. research March 7th, 2013 at Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Talk description: “Over the past three decades, the image of breast cancer has been transformed from a stigmatized affliction and individual tragedy best dealt with privately and in isolation, to an enriching and affirming experience […]

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