the sport literature association
6 OCTOBER 16
The 34th Annual Conference of the Sport Literature Association will be held Wednesday, June 21 through Saturday, June 24, 2017, in West Virginia. Please check this website later in 2016 for the Call for Papers.
4 OCTOBER 16
Gary Heath finds Pigskin Rapture in the state of Texas.
3 OCTOBER 16
Duncan Jamieson rides with the Pennells on A Canterbury Pilgrimage and an Italian Pilgrimage.
29 SEPTEMBER 16
Dick Crepeau eulogizes Jose Fernandez and Arnold Palmer.
16 SEPTEMBER 16
Dick Crepeau takes on topics from concussions to drones.
4 SEPTEMBER 16
Dick Crepeau on Colin Kaepernick and the national anthem.
2 SEPTEMBER 16
Gary Heath marvels at The Eighth Wonder of the World.
28 AUGUST 16
Dick Crepeau on life after the Olympics.
16 AUGUST 16
Dick Crepeau grapples with the contradictions of these Olympics.
8 AUGUST 16
Susan Bandy reviews Viridiana Lieberman's wide-ranging study of Sports Heroines on Film.
29 JULY 16
Dick Crepeau explains why Russian track and field athletes have already won big in Rio.
21 JULY 16
Kenneth Sammond remembers the baseball era that Ed Gruver recounts in Hairs vs. Squares.
20 JULY 16
Dick Crepeau on Wimbledon and the Open.
20 JULY 16
Brian Burmeister gets within Striking Distance of Charles Russo's new study of the influence of Bruce Lee.
19 JULY 16
Matthew Teutsch admires The Best of Peter Finney.
18 JULY 16
Susan Rayl on a new study of Larry Doby, Greatness in the Shadows.
11 JULY 16
Scott Peterson considers the dynamics of Sport History in the Digital Era.
10 JULY 16
Dave Buchanan on the "greatest tennis writer ever," David Foster Wallace.