the sport literature association
14 AUG 18
Adrian Markle reviews a major new contribution to the study of sport literature from Canada, Writing the Body in Motion: edited by current and past SLA presidents Angie Abdou and Jamie Dopp, and including work by several SLA members.
13 AUG 18
Dennis Gildea on an essential text for the history of American skiing, Peggy Shinn's World Class.
10 AUG 18
Emily Rutter spends some time in the company of Bare-Knuckle Britons and Fighting Irish, the denizens of Adam Chill's new study.
9 AUG 18
Jack Ryan goes back to the days When Basketball Was Jewish with author Douglas Stark.
6 AUG 18
Joseph L. Price on a welcome updating of Baseball beyond Our Borders.
3 AUG 18
Dick Crepeau urges readers to think more closely about the phenomenon of young athletes saying vicious things on Twitter.
22 JULY 18
Dick Crepeau considers the World Cup, the French victory, and how sport can aid social change.
14 JULY 18
The World Cup as watched by Dick Crepeau.
26 JUNE 18
Dick Crepeau pays tribute to Donald Hall.
11 JUNE 18
Dick Crepeau on a run of memorable champions.
2 JUNE 18
Dick Crepeau on the NFL, Trump, and the anthem.
15 MAY 18
Dick Crepeau on the newest cheerleder troubles in the NFL.