Chris Bolsmann on the Corinthians

In this special edition of the podcast I talk with Dr. Chris Bolsmann about his research into the English soccer club The Corinthians and their tours of the United States.

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Theme song: Bix Beiderbecke, “Clarinet Marmalade”

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Additional music by Jonah Dempcy, “Lumen Aranum,” “Mother Matrix most Mysterious” and “Upsurge.” Used under a Creative Commons through a Attribution-NonCommercial License.


Author: Brian

Brian D. Bunk is the creator and host of the Soccer History USA podcast. He is a senior lecturer in history at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His early research focused on Modern Spanish history and his book Ghosts of Passion: Martyrdom, Gender, and the Origins of the Spanish Civil War appeared in 2007. His recent work examines the history of sport in the United States with an emphasis on boxing and soccer. Articles on these topics have been published in the Journal of Sport History, Sport in History and Sport in Society.

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