Lecturing Fellow of Thompson Writing Program
Nathan Kalman-Lamb is a Lecturing Fellow in the Thompson Writing Program at Duke University. His recent teaching interests include the intersection of sport, labor, race, and social inequality; sociology of the body; and social theory, classical and contemporary. He is the author of Game Misconduct: Injury, Fandom, and the Business of Sport (2018, Fernwood) and co-author of Out of Left Field: Social Inequality and Sports (2011, Fernwood). He has also recently published in scholarly venues on athletic labor and social reproduction and centering writing in critical sociology of sport pedagogy. He is a major proponent of public scholarship and has published essays, articles, and op-eds in publications such as The Chronicle of Higher Education, Jacobin Magazine, Los Angeles Review of Books, Globe and Mail, News and Observer, Ottawa Citizen, and others. He has also appeared on various television and radio broadcasts including CBC News and ESPN. He is currently a cluster representative for the Duke Faculty Union.
The Great White North: Qualitative Interviews with Retired Professional Players on Race and Hockey in Canada. Canadian Sociological Association Conference, Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities. June 1, 2017
"Ice Girls," "Pink Jerseys," and "Inebriated Men": Hegemonic Masculinity and the Imagined Communities of Sports Fandom.. Canadian Sociological Association Conference, Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities. May 30, 2017
"There’s nights… I didn’t even know where I was": Social Reproduction, Injury, and Professional Hockey.. At the Intersections: Sport, Social Inequality and Labour in the Americas. Global Labour Research Centre. June 24, 2015