SCIENTIFIC AND EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY FOR CULTURAL STUDIES
SCIENTIFIC ASSOCIATION OF CULTURE RESEARCHERS

Culture of culture

Scientific peer-reviewed electronic periodical
Since 2014

РУС ENG

Hypotheses:

THEORY OF CULTURE

V. M. Rozin. Postculture as the basis for the distinction of the concepts of culture

 

Discussions:

In SEARCH of the MEANING of HISTORY and CULTURE (A. Ya. Flier’s Section)

A. Ya. Flier. Phenomenon of cultural form

N. A. Khrenov. On the way to «Posthuman»: anthropological, mythological and artistic potential of the puppet (beginning)

V. I. Grachev. Information-rhizomorphic basis of the communicative paradigm of modern culture 4 (ending)

 

Analytics:

HIGH ART IN a CULTURE of MODERNITY (E. N. Shapinskaya’s Sectoin)

E. N. Sapinska, A. A. Lisenkova. Education vs neo-enlightenment: some trends in digital culture

N. Yu. Lukina. About the beauty of antique statues, Picassos and traffic lights

CULTURAL REFLECTIONS

N. A. Khrenov. Culture of the twentieth century: theatrical experiments in the era of escalating mass communication (beginning)

M. A. Poletaeva. Evolution of ideas about the «alien»

V. V. Breitburg. The principle of clip thinking when creating musicals

REVIEWS, MESSAGES, MATERIALS

M. I. Kozyakova. Review of the book by A. S. Zapesotsky «The Formation of global culture and conflicts of civilizations»

E. N. Polyudova. Modern cultural research as a book of reflections: reflections on the book of E. N. Shapinskaya «Philosophy of music»


Announcement of the next issue

 

 

Shapinskaya Ekaterina Nikolaevna,
Doctor of Philosophy, Professor,
Russian State University of Physical Education,
Sport, Youth and Tourism.
e-mail: reenash@mail.ru

Football as a Phenomenon of Contemporary Popular Culture

Abstract. The paper examines football from the point of view of its meaning in contemporary popular culture. In this connection concepts of play as a cultural activity in theoretical works have been examined. Different aspects of football have been regarded both from historical perspective and as regards its modern condition as a part of today’s culture. Three parts of football space have been singled out – the field and players, public at the stadium and mass media audience. In examining these aspects of football such features as mythological status, cult of stars, consumerism, media popularity have been emphasized, which allows to state that main features of contemporary culture are manifested in football.

Keywords.  Sport games, football, popular culture, interpretation, myth, cult of stars, mass media, cultural industry, рublic.
 

[1] Geertz C. the Interpretation of cultures. M.: ROSSPEN, 2004. P. 17.
[2] Huizinga J. Homo ludens. In the shadow of tomorrow. M.: Progress, 1992. 464 p.
[3] Girz K. Decree. op. P. 485.
[4] Rabiner I. How Spartacus was killed. M.: OLMA media group 2006. P. 456.
[5] Football mythology [Electronic. resource.] URL: https://www.championat.com/football/article-3019191-futbolnaja-mifologija.html
[6] Huizinga J. Decree. op. P. 222.
[7] Ibid.
[8] Ibid. P. 223.
[[9] Tkachenko, A. Football. Moscow: Russian-Baltic information center BLITZ, 1997. P. 5.
[10] Ibid. P. 196.
[11] Adorno T. the culture industry reconsidered // Culture and society. Cambridge, 1995. P. 277.
[12] Huizinga J. Decree. op. P. 222.
[13] Adorno T. Decree. op. 151.

 

 

ISSN 2311-3723

Founder:
OOO «Soglasie» publisher

Publisher:
Scientific Association of Culture Researchers

Official registration № ЭЛ № ФС 77 – 56414 от 11.12.2013

The magazine is indexed:

Issued quarterly in electronic form only

 

Issue produced by:

Editorial Director
A. Flier

Editor in Chief
T. Glazkova

Head of IT Center
A. Lukyanov

 

Our banner:

Our e-mail:
cultschool@gmail.com

 

 

 

Our Facebook account:

 
 

OUR PARTNERS:

РУС ENG