• • • Publications

(when available) 

Allain, K. A. (in press). “They are Used to the Traditional Ways of Doing Things:” Older Men’s Experiences of Curling’s New Rationality. Sociology of Sport Journal.

Allain, K. & Marshall, B. L. (in press). “It used to be called an old man’s game:” Masculinity, embodiment, and curling participation amongst men in later life. International Journal of Ageing and Later Life.

Allain, K. (2019, January 15). Gut Checking the Hockey FIT Program [Blog Entry]. Hockey in Society: Exploring Critical Social Issues in Hockey. Retrieved from https://hockeyinsociety.com/2019/01/15/guest-post-gut-checking-the-hockey-fit-program/

Allain, K. A. (2018). Hockey. In M. Dawson, C. Gidney & D. Wright (Eds.), Canadian Symbols. Toronto, ON: Between the Lines Press.

Allain, K. A. (2018). Taking slap shots at the house: An examination of the consequences of representing curlers as hockey players. In J. Anderson & J. Ellison (Eds.), Rethinking Hockey: Repenser à Hockey. Ottawa, ON: University of Ottawa Press.

Allain, K. A. & Marshall, B. (2018). “Buff boys” with brooms: Shifting representations of masculinity within men’s curling. NORMA: International Journal of Men and Masculinities.

Allain, K. A., & Marshall, B. (2017). Foucault retires to the gym: Understanding embodied aging through leisure fitness in the “Third Age.” Canadian Journal on Aging.

Allain, K.A. (2016). “A Good Canadian Boy”: Crisis Masculinity, Canadian National Identity and Nostalgic Longings in Don Cherry’s Coach’s Corner". International Journal of Canadian Studies, 52, 107-132.

Allain, K.A. (2016). ‘The mad Russian’: Representations of Alexander Ovechkin and the creation of Canadian national identity". Sociology of Sport Journal, 33(2).

Allain, K.A. (2014). ‘What happens in the room stays in the room’: Conducting research with young men in elite-level ice hockey". Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health, 6(2), 205-219.

Allain, K.A. (2011). "Kid Crosby or Golden Boy: Sidney Crosby, Canadian national identity, and the policing of hockey masculinity". International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 46(1), 3-22.

Allain, K.A. (2008). "‘Real fast and tough’: The construction of Canadian hockey masculinity". Sociology of Sport Journal, 25(4) 462-481.