Study: Motherhood and Sports Fandom

A new study on motherhood and sports fandom is recruiting participants to learn more about the experiences mothers have as sports fans, and the impact motherhood has on sports fandom. Friend of Siren, Dr. Kim Toffoletti, in partnership with her colleague at Temple University in the US, Dr. Katie Sveinson, are looking for participants for …

Women in Research: Katie Taylor and women’s American football history

I had the immense pleasure of meeting Katie Taylor three years ago at the International Football History conference in Manchester.  This conference hosts academics and historians who are researching any code of football, though the program is usually dominated by scholars investigating the histories of the world game. I went along to this conference for …