Mon 11th Dec 2017 // 16:00 - 18:30
£0.00 (plus BF)
Sport and the arts: international perspectives
Lecture Theatre 31, Wilberforce Building
Mon 11th December
16:00 - 18:30
The Culture, Place and Policy Institute (CPPI) at the University of Hull is very pleased to invite you to this seminar, organised in collaboration with Fields of Vision (https://artsinsport.wordpress.com/)
The speaker will be Pierre Lanfranchi, Professor of History at De Montfort University, Leicester.
Pierre is currently working with the Centre International d’Etude du Sport (CIES) as Scientific General Coordinator of the FIFA/CIES International University Network, containing courses in sport management in 17 different countries across the world. He is also the founder and co-director of the Management, Law and Humanities of Sport MA, which is jointly taught by De Montfort University, the SDA Bocconi University in Milan and the University of Neuchatel.
Pierre is the co-author (with C. Eisenberg, T. Mason and A. Wahl) of 100 Years of Football: The FIFA centennial book (Weidenfeld Nicolson illustrated, 2005) and (with M. Taylor) of Moving with the Ball: The migration of professional footballers (Berg, 2001).