Loving Sports When They Don't Love You Back: Dilemmas of the Modern Fan

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Price
$26.95  $24.79
Publisher
University of Texas Press
Publish Date
Pages
336
Dimensions
5.6 X 8.6 X 1.4 inches | 1.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781477313138

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About the Author

Jessica Luther is a freelance journalist whose work has appeared in Sports Illustrated, ESPN The Magazine, the New York Times Magazine, Texas Monthly, Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, and Vice Sports, among others. She is the author of Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football and the Politics of Rape and has written extensively on the intersection of sports and violence off the field.Kavitha A. Davidson is a sportswriter and host of The Lead, an in-depth daily sports news podcast produced by The Athletic. She is on the board of directors at the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center. She was a writer with ESPNW and ESPN The Magazine and a sports columnist at Bloomberg covering the intersections of sports and society, culture, politics, race, gender, and business. Her work has also appeared in NBC THINK, the Guardian, and Rolling Stone.

Reviews

"A wide-ranging look at the moral quandaries inherent in fandom."--Publishers Weekly (03/27/2020)