Ethnographies of the imagined, the imaginary and the critically real: Blackness, whiteness, the north of England and rugby league
Spracklen, K; Timmins, S; Long, J;
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Rugby league is part of the white, working-class (male) culture of the north of England, and is a sport that is used by its supporters to (re)produce both an imagined community of nostalgic northernness and an imaginary community of locally situated hegemonically mascul... View more
Spracklen, K., Long, J. & Timmins, S. (2009) Remembering, Telling and Reconstructing: Oral Histories of the Northern Working-class at Leisure in Rugby League. In H. Pussard and B. Snape (Eds.), Recording Leisure Lives (pp. 113- 128). Eastbourne: Leisure Studies Association.