DACE Community Lecture: Sport and the ‘North Atlantic World’

The next in the series of free community lectures 2016-17 organised by Swansea University’s Department of Adult Continuing Education (DACE), College of Arts and Humanities, will be on 16th February 2017.

BasketballLecture title:Sport and the ‘North Atlantic World’

Speaker: Dr Daryl Leeworthy

Date:16th February 2017

Time:  3.45pm – 5.30pm

Venue:The Discovery Room, Swansea Central Library, Civic Centre, Oystermouth Road, Swansea, SA1 3SN

Admission: Free of charge, all welcome. To book a place or for further information please call 01792 602211, or email: adult.education@swansea.ac.uk.  The lecture venue will not be taking bookings.

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In this talk, Dr Leeworthy explores sport’s development in Britain, Ireland, and North America. He looks at what games were played, asks if North America was really so different – and reveals who introduced Swansea to basketball.