News / January 2015

KRG in the Media

Matt Ventresca writes commentary on concussions as a social issue

KRG PhD Candidate Matt Ventresca was featured on U.S. online news site The Conversation providing commentary about the ongoing problem of brain injuries in sport. Matt argues that concussions in sport should be considered more than just a medical or scientific problem, but a cultural issue that is shaped by various forms of social inequality. […]

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KRG Publishes

Driving to the 'Net: Blogs, Frames and Politics in the New York Islanders’ Stadium Saga

KRG researcher Matt Ventresca has co-authored a paper with Mark Norman, Courtney Szto & Simon Darnell titled, ‘Driving to the ‘Net: Blogs, Frames and Politics in the New York Islanders’ Stadium Saga’. The article is accessible online through the Journal of Sport and Social Issues. Abstract:  In this collaborative article written by a group of contributors […]

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