Research areas

 

My research falls into three main categories

The history of the emerging entertainment industry 1880-1920

  • early sports movement and new body culture

  • the variety scene and celebrity culture

  • metropolitan development and consumer culture

British football culture 1885-2020

  • the English football business 1885-2020

  • the British football ground as a social arena

  • ash scattering and memorial gardens at football grounds

  • football museums

  • Manchester United's social history

History of Denmark 1500-1945

  • peasant revolts at the time of the Reformation

  • state formation processes in the 17th century seen from a Jutland peasant society

  • the military-technological development and its social / cultural significance 1500-1920

You can see my list of publications here

Folies Begere
Folies Begere

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Wintergarten
Wintergarten

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Folies Bergere
Folies Bergere

Reklameplakat af Alfred Choubrac, Paris, 1893-6. Egen samling

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Folies Begere
Folies Begere

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Old Trafford
Old Trafford

Old Trafford, Manchester 2016. Foto: Hans Henrik Appel

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Layer Road
Layer Road

Layer Road, Leyton Orient, London 2019. Foto: Hans Henrik Appel

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Goodison Park
Goodison Park

Goodison Park, Liverpool 2013. Foto: Hans Henrik Appel

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Old Trafford
Old Trafford

Old Trafford, Manchester 2016. Foto: Hans Henrik Appel

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