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Professor Karl Spracklen Conferred as Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences

posted 18 Oct 2017, 05:31 by LeisureStudiesAssn
Former chair of the Leisure Studies Association, Prof Karl Spracklen has been conferred as Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences. The LSA nominated Karl for his extensive research in the field of leisure and popular music but for also promoting and championing leisure studies more broadly. Karl acts as an official ambassador for the LSA.

Karl commented that, "I am delighted to be nominated by the Leisure Studies Association for the work I have done in leisure studies and in popular music studies (metal music studies to be precise), and to be elected AcSS to be a fellow. I am excited to be part of the AcSS and hope to be able to contribute to its activities and campaigns"

The Academy of the Social Sciences recognises individuals for their contribution to their fields.