Stone, Duncan (2009) Regional Cricket Identities: The construction of class narratives and their relationship to contemporary supporters. In: Recording Leisure Lives, 2009, Bolton, UK. (Unpublished)
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Cricket in the North and South of England, has historically been attributed or ‘imagined’ in diametrically opposite and stereotyped terms. As the above quote from a display at the Bradman Museum at Bowral in NSW, Australia implies; namely a ‘competitive’ professional North and a ‘genteel’ amateur South. This paper will examine the ‘invention’ of these regionalised narratives, identify sources, and question the extent to which these opposing identities exist.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology|
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
|Schools:||School of Music, Humanities and Media|
|Depositing User:||Sara Taylor|
|Date Deposited:||20 Aug 2009 14:36|
|Last Modified:||19 Aug 2010 12:40|
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