Tag: rugby

AAA 2016 papers relating to Oceania

lorenagibson , November 9th, 2016

The programme for the 115th annual meeeting of the American Anthropological Association (16-20 November) in Minneapolis is now available. I have compiled a list of sessions, papers and…


Argentine Rugby Gets Professional

Elyse Bailey , August 16th, 2016

How Maradona’s support for the Pumas signals a change in the culture of Argentine rugby. Footage of Diego Maradona, the globally famous Argentine ex-soccer player, dancing in the…

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Road to Victory: Syria’s Zenobians Stand to Win International Rugby Tournament

Eva Bartlett , October 2nd, 2014

photo by Eva Bartlett By Eva Bartlett While I don’t follow organized sports, when I got the opportunity to meet the only rugby team in Syria and see…