Name

HORNE, John D.

Official Title

Professor

Affiliation

(School of Sport and Sciences)

On-campus Research System

Special Research Project

Mediating the East Asian Olympics:2018-2022:Narratives and Counter-Narratives

2019

Research Results Outline:PI: Professor John Horne Title: Mediating the East Asian Olympics, 201PI: Professor John Horne Title: Mediating the East Asian Olympics, 2018-2022 –Narratives and Counter-Narratives Report&...PI: Professor John Horne Title: Mediating the East Asian Olympics, 2018-2022 –Narratives and Counter-Narratives Report Thisproject gathered information about the central themes that the Anglo-American andJapanese English-language newspaper press have used and continue to use indiscussing recent and future Summer and Winter Olympic and Paralympic Gamestaking place in three East Asian countries.The project attempts to developideas first discussed by the P-I in an article in 2017 (J. Horne ‘SportsMega-Events: Mass Media and Symbolic Contestation’, In L. A. Wenner & A. C.Billings Eds. (2017) Sport, Media and Mega-Events London: Routledge [pp.19-32]). The project seeks to establish priorities for a larger researchproject to be conducted with Japanese and Korean colleagues into mediacommunication and the 2018, 2020, and 2022 Olympic Games. The research methodsused to date have been archival, documentary analysis, and qualitative contentanalysis of print and online newspaper media. The sample of newspapers includedThe Guardian (United Kingdom), The New York Times InternationalEdition and The Japan Times.

Lecture Course

Course TitleSchoolYearTerm
Sport and Social Theory 01School of Sport Sciences2020summer quarter
Sport and Social Theory 02School of Sport Sciences2020winter quarter
Sport and Social MovementsGraduate School of Sport Sciences2020fall quarter
Writing Research Paper in Social SciencesGraduate School of Sport Sciences2020summer quarter
Sociological Studies of Sports Mega-EventsGraduate School of Sport Sciences2020winter quarter
Managing the Olympic and Paralympic GamesGraduate School of Sport Sciences2020spring quarter
Sport and Social Theory(Directed Research D) AGraduate School of Sport Sciences2020spring semester
Sport and Social Theory(Directed Research D) BGraduate School of Sport Sciences2020fall semester