Category Archive: sport

JUST A GAME: THE FOOTBALL CRÓNICAS, edited by Jethro Soutar and Tim Girven


The Football Crónicas, edited by Jethro Soutar and Tim Girven (Ragpicker Press, 2014) Artwork by Ernesto Muñiz, used with permission of the publisher. by Rebecca DeWald and Mark West Rebecca: Knowing that I… Continue reading

EXTRA TIME: Capitalism, Football and the Aftershocks of Modernism in David Peace’s “Red or Dead”


David Peace Red or Read (Faber and Faber, 2013) by Joe Kennedy A phrase echoed banefully through David Peace’s Red Riding tetralogy. “The North, where we do what we want!” condensed a negation of secular… Continue reading