A Call For Papers
“Social Justice in Intercollegiate Sport:
A Critical Examination of Racialized, Gendered and Disabled Bodies”
The Fourth Annual Scholarly Colloquium on Intercollegiate Athletics
In Conjunction with the NCAA Annual Convention
*January 11-12, 2011*
San Antonio, Texas
The fourth annual Scholarly Colloquium on Intercollegiate Athletics will be held on January 11-12, 2011 in conjunction with the NCAA Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas. The theme for this year’s colloquium is “Social Justice in Intercollegiate Sport: A Critical Examination of Racialized, Gendered, and Disabled Bodies.” The conference will feature keynote speakers, two formal reactions to each keynote, and sessions of refereed papers.
Keynote speakers include: Susan Cahn [Professor of History, SUNY Buffalo], Harry Edwards [Professor Emeritus of Sociology, UC Berkeley], Ted Fay, [Professor of Sport Management, Center for Sport in Society, SUNY-Cortland], Allen Sack [Director, Institute for Sports Management, University of New Haven].
Other invited speakers include: John M. Dunn [President, Western Michigan University],
Pat Griffin [Professor Emerita in Social Justice Education, UMass Amherst], Louis Harrison [Professor, College of Education, UTexas Austin], Albert Mosley [Professor of Philosophy, Smith College], Ellen Staurowsky [Professor of Sport Management & Media, Ithaca College], Terry Todd [Co-Director of The Lutcher Stark Center for Physical Culture and Sports, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, UT-Austin], David Wiggins [Professor & Director, School of Recreation, Health & Tourism, George Mason University].
Papers for the refereed papers session should deal closely with issues related to the conference theme of “Social Justice in Intercollegiate Sport.” They may relate to sport in general or to intercollegiate athletics specifically, as long as they are clearly connected to the conference theme of “Social Justice in Intercollegiate Sports.” Papers may highlight scholarship from the sciences, social sciences, economics, humanities, or any number of professional fields that are either directly or indirectly related to intercollegiate athletics. To be considered for the refereed paper sessions, authors most submit a 500-600 word abstract of the proposed paper via e-mail to David Wiggins email@example.com, and copy the abstract submission to Ketra Armstrong. firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for proposal submission is October 1, 2010. Individuals will be notified of the results of the review process in early November 2010.