Disability History Festival: Work, Sport and Play


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Audio recordings from our Disability History Festival, 'Work, Sport and Play', held in Swansea 19-21 August 2014 alongside the IPC Athletics European Championships.


Download the audio as a podcast: iTunes / Feedburner

Listen to the audio recordings on YouTube:


David Turner: 

‘Admiration or Exploitation? Disabled People and Sporting Events before the Twentieth Century’


Mike Mantin: Sport and Special Education in the 19th and early 20th Centuries

You can also read Mike's blog of this talk.


Daniel Blackie: Disability and the Industrial Revolution