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Book review of Gary A Fine’s book “Players and Pawns” by Taylor Price #TheQueensGambit #sssi

Many of the readers here who are currently glued to their screens watching ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ might also be interested in Gary Alan Fine’s (2015) book “Players and Pawns: How Chess builds Community and Culture”. In 2017, Professor Fine’s book … Continue reading

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New on Early View: P. Stroebaek Let’s have a cup of coffee!

  Those of you who have attended the SSSI 2013 conference in New York may have seen Pernille  Stroebaek’s wonderful presentation relating to her paper that has  just come out on Early View. In the paper, she explores the importance … Continue reading

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New on Early View at Symbolic Interaction: ‘Musical Ties That Bind: Nostalgia, Affect, and Heritage in Festival Narratives’

Lori Holyfield and colleagues have a new article out on early view. The article explores the narratives of music festival attendees to reveal how they allow them to create communities although they meet only for relatively short periods of time.

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