Welcome to NASSS

The North American Society for the Sociology of Sport

Our organization’s mission is to promote, stimulate, and encourage the sociological study of play, games, sport and contemporary physical culture.


NASSS 2015

Call for Abstracts—Sante Fe

NASSS 2015 Call for Abstracts

Sante Fe Hotel Information

 Santa Fe +1 Initiative: In partnership with the Diversity and Conference Climate Committee Interim Chair, Dr. Algerian Hart, the 2015 Conference Committee is pleased to announce the “Santa Fe +1” initiative. The goal of this initiative is to expand the audience for the NASSS conference to include those who have never attended the NASSS conference or who have not attended for some time. NASSS members are encouraged to invite a +1; this can be a colleague, student, peer, or friend who has never been to NASSS and to invite them to register and participate in the conference. As you are considering organizing a session and/ or submitting an abstract, we encourage you to distribute the announcements and Calls to your networks, and bring to your +1 to Santa Fe!


2015 Election Results


NASSS is seeking nominations for the

2015 NASSS Outstanding Book Award

NASSS Book Award