Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

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Events Tag: Dave Zirin

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Past Events

Etan Thomas, Dave Zirin — Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, NY

ACTIVIST ATHLETES: Over the past years, we’ve seen a number of professional athletes speak out against racism and injustice. The response—from fans, owners, even the President—has ranged from support to outright hostility. Players have been called unpatriotic, accused of disrespecting the military, even blackballed from their leagues. What’s next for this movement? Writer/activist Shaun King […]

Cyd Zeigler & Jessica Luther– Miami Book Fair International, Miami, FL

Edge of Sports panel featuring Cyd Zeigler (Fair Play: How LGBT Athletes Are Claiming Their Rightful Place in Sports) and Jessica Luther (Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football and the Politics of Rape).

Anthony Ervin, Constantine Markides – powerHouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY

New York launch for Chasing Water: Elegy of an Olympian. Moderated by sports writer and Edge of Sports imprint curator Dave Zirin. Cosponsored by Imagine Swimming and Platinum Performance. Complimentary beer provided by offshore Maine microbrewery Monhegan Brewing Company. Click here to RSVP on Facebook.

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