News / May 2014

KRG Presents

Matt presents at Popular Culture Association of Canada Conference (Calgary, Alberta)

Last week Matt presented a paper based on parts of his dissertation research at the 4th annual Popular Culture Association of Canada (PCAC) Conference in Calgary, Alberta. The paper, titled “Seriously not Serious: ‘Ironic Masculinities’ in Contemporary Popular Culture” situated his Movember research alongside contemporary trends concerning the representation of gender in advertising and internet […]

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KRG Publishes

Dr. Samantha King, Journal of Sport and Social Issues

Beyond the war on drugs? Prescription opioids and the NFL Abstract: The recent problematization of opioid use among National Football League players presents an opportunity for scholars to rethink conventional approaches to drugs in sport, and to incorporate into their analyses a consideration of medically authorized substances. Such an undertaking may help illuminate the social dimensions […]

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