Physical Cultures of the Body
Virtual Conference, 2023
Physical Cultures of the Body Award Winners
David P. Webster Graduate Student Essay Award and Terry Todd Award for Best Paper by a Working Scholar
Terry Todd (left) and David P. Webster, O.B.E. (right)
The David P. Webster Graduate Student Essay Award was not awarded this year due to no graduate student submitting an essay.
The Terry Todd Award for Best Paper by a Working Scholar was won by
Basudhita Basu, Ph.D. – Physical Exercise as Preventative Medicine: Looking Back at Colonial Bengal (Circa 1860-1947)
John Fair, Ph.D. – “On The Horns of a Dilemma”: The Beleaguered Life of Hitler’s Greatest Weightlifter
Below is a list of the 2023 Physical Cultures of the Body conference participants who have provided written consent to the publication of a recording of their presentation. Clicking on the title of each presentation will begin playing its video recording.
Maria (Natascha) Louw, Francois Johannes Cleophas, and Wilbur Kraak
Reconstructing Performance Narratives of Three Herstorically Significant Springbok Women Rugby Players Between 2002 and 2016
Una Tamlyn Visser, Francois Johannes Cleophas
Rhythmic Gymnastics: A Woman’s World?
Airnel T. Abarra, Tamás Doczi, and Janice Juaban
Dynamics of Coaching Female Bodybuilders vis-à-vis On-Site and Virtual Environments: An Ethnographic Approach
Professor Szalay and the Birth of British Weightlifting
The Meaning of Marathon: New Evidence on an Old Problem
The Art Work Out