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Publications:
Finding Safe and Affirming Spaces in Women’s Field Hockey

Many women’s team sports have been stigmatised with a lesbian label. While many women encounter challenges playing a women’s team sport, some allude to the notion of a ‘safe space’.

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The Meaning of Sports Participation in the Lives of Middle-aged and Older Women

The current study compares and contrasts qualitative interview data from middle-aged and older women about their sports participation within the context of broader discourses of sport, ageing, and feminism.

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Female Field Hockey Players and Gay Games Participation

This paper explores the experiences of players from a recreational level women’s hockey club in Australia and their Gay Games participation.

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Rituals in Australian Women’s Veteran’s Field Hockey

This qualitative study examined off the field experiences of women (aged 45 years and over) competing in a State Veteran’s Hockey tournament in New South Wales, Australia.

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Women in the Sports Pages: A Brief Insight into Olympic and Non-Olympic Years in Australia

This longitudinal study documents female sports stories, between 2008 and 2012, in two state newspapers and one national newspaper: The Sydney Morning Herald, The Daily Telegraph, and The Australian.

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A Media Analysis of Ellyse Perry and the Rise of Women’s Sport in Australia

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Has She Got "Sex Appeal?": Critical Feminism and the Australian Sports Media

Using a critical feminist lens, the gendered culture of the Australian sports media is analysed. In particular, a culture where women athletes and women's sports are often excluded.

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Feminising the “Coming Out” Story of Casey Dellacqua: Ambivalence, Acceptance, and Silence in the Australian Sports Media

The "coming-out" story of tennis player Casey Dellacqua is investigated in this research via a media analysis.

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Published Online: January 7, 2016

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Re-Imagining Definitions of “Communities” in Sport through Online Spaces

This paper examines how the introduction of social media has affected football communities (in particular Australian Football League (AFL) communities).

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Published Online: May 6, 2016

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