Aussie rules football: Its early history, controversies and scandals
Early history, controversies and scandals of Aussie Rules footy
In this episode we speak with Professor Robert Pascoe about the early developments of Aussie rules football, the impact by indigenous Australians, how 24/7 media and social media has changed fan engagement.
Episode Guest Professor Robert Pascoe
Robert is a historian who researches, writes and teaches at Victoria University, in the areas World History, immigrant history, local Australian history, and Australian Football. In 1995, Robert produced the first national social history of Australian Football, in a book entitled The Winter Game.