The Game: Football's Future and its Past - in Pictures

Stuart Roy Clarke to assess Football's Future and its Past on 9 February 2016 at University of Leicester

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Feb 09, 2017
from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM

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Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 3, University of Leicester

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0116 223 1070

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This event is open to all staff, students and members of the public.

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Football – is the game old, or is it new? Is it about the deep-rooted professional outfits, or new fan-owned clubs such as FC United? And what of the birth-pangs of the women’s game? Do we need top-down reform or organic change from below, inspired by the democracy that is social media? Can photography help? Stuart Roy Clarke addresses these and other questions through his pictures and discussion.

Stuart Roy Clarke is the author of a series of picture books on football, as well as being artist-in-residence for both the Football Association and Sport England. He is widely considered to be 'the No.1 photographer of football culture.' Clarke's Homes of Football exhibition was shown at 89 museums between 1991 & 2005, and at the National Football Museum in 2012, drawing 200,000 visitors.

Book your place by completing our booking form at https://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/sociology/dice/events/football-booking-form/

Find out more about Stuart Roy Clarke by visiting the Homes of Football web address at http://homesoffootball.co.uk/

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