The website of Dr. Matthew L. McDowell, University of Edinburgh, Moray House School of Education.
Matthew L. McDowell, University of Edinburgh (This is the text from a pre-publication print of: Matthew L. McDowell, Review, Sport and English National Identity in a “Disunited Kingdom”, Journal of Sport History 45 (2) (2018). There may be small textual differences between this version and the published version. Any reference made to this paper should … Continue reading Review: Gibbons, Tom and Malcolm, Dominic (eds). Sport and English National Identity in a “Disunited Kingdom”. New York: Routledge, 2017. Pp. 220. References, index. £110.00 (GBP), hb.
Interview where I discuss the first stages of my work on the Falkland Islands in international sporting competition.
Interview where I discuss the first steps of my work to write a book on the history of surfing in Caithness.
Matthew L McDowell BA PhD Introduction The Falkland Islands have regularly participated in the biennial Island Games sporting tournament since 1993. The initial scope of my funding was to examine Falkland Islands participants’ memories of the events themselves and their preparation towards them, along with their motivations for doing so. I was also interested in … Continue reading Report to the Shackleton Scholarship Fund: The Falkland Islands in the Island Games, 1993-present