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Introduction: sport, legacy and leadership.
‘But That's Just What You Can't Do’: Personal Reflections on the Construction and Management of Identity Following a Late Diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome
(Taylor & Francis, 2015-12-18)
At 42, I received a diagnosis of Asperger syndrome (AS). In this essay, I reflect on what this could mean for my sense of self in the present, and how a retrospective diagnosis of a lifelong condition might also lead me ...
(Angry Robot Books, 2015-05-05)
In the divided land of England, Elizabeth Barnabus has been living a double life – as both herself and as her brother, the private detective. Witnessing the brutal hanging of someone very close to her, Elizabeth resolves ...
Pedagogical benefits for creative writing students of running a literary festival, a practitioner-teacher’s observations
(Leisure Studies Association, 2015-06-01)
In 2012, a group of UK University Creative Writing students were given the option of running a literary festival, the 2013 North London Literary Festival (NLLF), with staff supervision and a budget that facilitated the ...
High Late-Modernists or Post-Modernists? Vanguard and Linguistically Innovative British Poetries since 1960
(Cambridge University Press, 2015)
This chapter tracks developments in Contemporary British Vanguard poetry through concerns with the challenge of the long poem, attitudes towards language, the problem of categorisation, notions of poetic community, and the ...
From Sportswear to Leisurewear: The Evolution of English Football League Shirt Design in the Replica Kit Era
(Taylor and Francis, 2015-03-01)
The football shirt is of iconic significance, defining a club's visual identity through its role as sporting uniform and fan identifier, providing a canvas for commercial interactions and increasingly acting as the focus ...
Landowner, Tenant and Agent on the Marquis of Anglesey's Dorset and Somerset Estate, 1814–44
(Cambridge University Press, 2015-09-02)
Diplomatic and International History: Athletes and Ambassadors