In advance of the 2016 Olympics, Akashic launches Dave Zirin’s new sports imprint—Edge of Sports—with a dramatic memoir by Olympic gold medalist Anthony Ervin.
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Zeigler tells the story of how sports has been radically transformed for LGBT athletes in the past four years.
A timely memoir about world record–breaking Tyus’s 1964 and 1968 Olympic victories, amid the turbulence of the 1960s, along with contemporary reflections.
A meticulously researched and powerful exposé on the epidemic of cover-up that surrounds sexual assault and college football players.
In interviews and essays, high-profile activist athletes explore the intersection of sports and politics.
Gay NFL player Ryan O’Callaghan’s plan was always to play football and then, when his career was over, take his own life, but in his final days someone from the NFL stepped in and gave him hope.
Former NFL quarterback McPherson examines the roots of masculinity gone awry and how it promotes violence against women.