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This work reports practices, attitudes, and experiences of football (soccer) fans in Zimbabwe, based on interviews, observations, and focus groups conducted over the past eight years. Emphasis is on football and social identity, football rivalries in Zimbabwe, and football and ethnicity. There is also discussion of female fans’ responses to the patriarchal nature of fandom and the misogynistic songs at the Rufaro Stadium in Zimbabwe. In addition, online fan identities and cyber-fandoms in Zimbabwe are explored. Author Manase Chiweshe is affiliated with the Institute of Lifelong Learning at Chinhoyi University of Technology. Distributed in North America by the African Books Collective. Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

Publisher: Oxford : Langaa RPCIG, 2017
ISBN: 9789956763931
Characteristics: 1 online resource (170 p.)


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