Etan Thomas presents We Matter at the Boston Book Festival, Emmanuel Sanctuary, Emmanuel Room, 15 Newbury St. PROGRAM: “This Is Not a Game: Sports and Social Change,” featuring Etan Thomas, Amy Bass, Howard Bryant, and Wil Haygood; moderated by Bill Littlefield.
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Wyomia Tyus and Elizabeth Terzakis’s San Francisco launch event for Tigerbelle: The Wyomia Tyus Story.
Wyomia Tyus in conversation with Dave Zirin about her memoir, Tigerbelle.
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 […]
Wyomia Tyus, coauthor of Tigerbelle: The Wyomia Tyus Story, will be at Georgia Tech, hosted by the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts. Full details TBA.
- Date: Sep 14, 2018 – Sep 16, 2018 | Add to iCal »
- Venue: Georgia Tech
- Map: North Avenue, Student Center Theater, Atlanta, Georgia
Wyomia Tyus and Elizabeth Terzakis launch Tigerbelle in Wyomia’s hometown at Eso Won Books.
- Date: Sep 8, 2018, 6:00pm – 8:00pm | Add to iCal »
- Venue: Eso Won
- Map: 4331 Degnan Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, United States
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).
- Date: Nov 20, 2016, 2:00pm – 4:00pm | Add to iCal »
- Venue: Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 8, Room 8302
- Map: Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Miami, Florida, United States
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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- Fair Play: How LGBT Athletes Are Claiming Their Rightful Place in Sports
- Chasing Water: Elegy of an Olympian
- Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football and the Politics of Rape
- We Matter: Athletes and Activism
- My Life on the Line: How the NFL Damn Near Killed Me, and Ended Up Saving My Life
- You Throw Like a Girl: The Blind Spot of Masculinity
- Tigerbelle: The Wyomia Tyus Story