News / November 2013

KRG presents at AAA

American Anthropology Association


King Research Group students Victoria Millious and Andrea Phillipson travelled to Chicago, IL last week to join over 6,000 anthropologists at the annual American Anthropological Association (AAA) meeting. The conference theme, “Future Publics, Current Engagements,” provided a fitting environment for Victoria and Andrea to enter the field of anthropology and share their work on critical food studies […]

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KRG presents at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport

Annual conference held in Quebec City


KRG members Matt, Robbie and Scott presented papers at this year’s NASSS conference. See below for abstracts.   Matt Ventresca, Queen’s University and Jennifer Brady, Queen’s University Food for Thought: Thinking about Food, Sport and the Athletic Body This paper emerges from a curiosity about food’s role as a technology to improve athletic performance. Relatively little scholarly attention […]

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Pink Ribbons, Inc. Screenings


Samantha King hosted screenings of Pink Ribbons, Inc at Towson University, Maryland, and the Mayfair Theatre in Ottawa for the Ottawa Integrated Cancer Center, in October 2013.

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KRG Presents

Samantha King at the Sports and Sexuality Conference

  Samantha King appeared on a Senior Scholar Panel at the Sports and Sexuality Conference, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA in October 2013.  

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