Interviews & interventions [KAA Gent vs Cercle Brugge]

Submitted by zeljko on Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:48

Interviews & interventions // around the Belgian premiere league match of [KAA Gent vs Cercle Brugge]

We aim to spread awareness around diversity, inclusion & the evolution of identity towards a more progressive and contemporary culture in football. For this we plan fun and video & audio interviews with fans of KAA Gent, before and during the match against Cercle Brugge on Friday the 21st of December. The interviews will be about the logo and identity of the football team and diversity of fans: instead of a native american chief, we’re looking towards the future.

#FANin2050 - The future of KAA GENT fan/supporter identity?

Submitted by zeljko on Tue, 10/02/2018 - 08:00

What will it mean to be a football fan in ...
2050/2040/2030/2020?
Football is critically acclaimed as one of the last bastions of white male mass culture. It is in urgent need to be re-calibrated for the 21st century, a future that can make diversities out of differences, participation out of privileges and think intersections beyond just sporadic inclusions. In the context of this massive fan-centered sport, let's think about:
What is the future identity of a football fan?
What can we project towards 2050/2040/2030/2020?

OPEN CALL: #FANin2050 (deadline November 6th)

Submitted by zeljko on Mon, 10/22/2018 - 12:28

What will it mean to be a football fan in ...
... 2050? 2040? 2030? 2020?

WHY: Football is critically acclaimed as one of the last bastions of white male mass culture. It is in urgent need to be re-calibrated for the 21st century, a future that can make diversities out of differences, participation out of privileges and think about intersections that go beyond just sporadic inclusions. In the context of this massive fan-centered sport, let's think about: What is the future identity of a football fan? What can we project towards 2050? 2040? 2030? 2020?

50 years after and it is still that #NonWhiteAthletesStretchNormsBetter

Submitted by zeljko on Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:21

Image removed. Iconic moment when gold medalist Tommie Smith (center) and bronze medalist John Carlos (right) showing the raised fist on the podium after the 200 m race at the 1968 Summer Olympics; both wear Olympic Project for Human Rights badges.

… QueerCheer for Croatia possible?!

Submitted by zeljko on Sun, 07/15/2018 - 12:49

Today is the final match of the 2018 Mundial. FIFA Football World Cup 2018 in Russia is closing with the match of France vs. Croatia, that is to determine if a small miracle of Croatia-as-finalist is to extend to Croatia taking the golden trophy. Against the odds this kind of underdog nation in elite football kept picking up sympathies of all over the world and is now much supported against established super power France.

SWISS #theTeam2050

Submitted by zeljko on Wed, 07/11/2018 - 09:37

Following the acts of Swiss national team players, its interpretation in media and statement by officials about finishing with bi-national players https://twitter.com/faznet/status/1015279962696421376 
...one needs to think: If you are Swiss who will you cheer for in 2050? #theTeam2050#SwissBiNationalisms

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