Women, Women in Sport, Writing

Honeyballers: Lady Florence Dixie and the dangerous women of Scottish women’s football

The Dangerous Women Project  is an initiative of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh. The Project asks: what does it mean to be a ‘dangerous woman’? The idea that women are dangerous individually or collectively permeates many historical periods, cultures and areas of contemporary life (despite, and in some instances in… Continue reading Honeyballers: Lady Florence Dixie and the dangerous women of Scottish women’s football

Women in Sport

Top 50 influential Women in Sport (SCOTLAND)

This morning, the Independent posted an article featuring the results of a poll to nominate the first "annual power list" of the fifty most influential women in British sport. It's an impressive  list, featuring women who have worked hard to increase recognition of women in sport, such as the fabulous Anna Kessel, athletes such as the… Continue reading Top 50 influential Women in Sport (SCOTLAND)