Cultural Studies . Scottish Studies

Sports and the Commodification of Scottish Identity

Glasgow 2014 opened with a celebration of Scottish folklore and identity, themes intrinsically associated with Highland Games.

Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games
Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony, 23rd July 2014

Read: Manly Games, Athletic Sports and the Commodification of Scottish Identity: Caledonian Gatherings in New Zealand to 1915, by Tanya Bueltmann, Scottish Historical Review 89.2

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