Panel 9: Mega Sports Events in Africa

April 11, 2017
16:15  -  17:45

Chair: Dean Allen (Bournemouth University, UK; Stellenbosch University, South Africa)


Football, Politics, and National Identity in South Africa: The Story of the 1996 African Cup of Nations
Sean Jacobs (The New School, USA); Aubrey Bloomfield (The New School, USA)


African Precedents: The Anti-Apartheid Boycotts of the 1968, 1972 and 1976 Olympics Games
Michelle Sikes (Stellenbosch University, South Africa)


FIFA seen from a Postcolonial Perspective
Luis Escobedo (University of the Free State)

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