BIPOC Wellness Events
Saturday, September 23, 2023 10:30am to 12:00pm
Panel #3: Athletes and Resistance Adrian Burgos (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign): "In Clemente's Wake: Afro-Latino Ballplayers and the Quest for Respect" Noah Cohan (Washington University, St. Louis): “Raising a Glass Helmet: How Black Athletes and Artists Resist Football’s Head Gear” Jaime Schultz (Penn State University): "Consumed: On Women, Distance Running, Disordered Eating, and Illness Narratives" Moderated by Glenn Houlihan, a PhD student in American...
Saturday, September 23, 2023 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Panel #2: Political Activism Travers (Simon Fraser University): “Trans Participation in Sport: The Fight to Include Us in Public Life” Douglas Hartmann (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities): "Documenting and Rethinking the Impact of Protest through Sport: The Case of WNBA Activism in the 2020 Georgia Senate Race" Jason Kido Lopez (University of Wisconsin, Madison): "Constructing Crisis in Women’s Sports: Outkick’s 'Anti-Woke' Sports Media Brand" There will be a break from noon to 1 p.m...
Saturday, September 23, 2023 2:30pm to 3:00pm
This the closing session of the Sports, Power, and Resistance: Legacies and Futures Obermann Arts and Humanities Symposium. Free and open to all.