Sports: The Hype and Hypocrisy

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Difference Network: Video of Speakers from Marquette Events

Publication Year:
2008
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Repository URL:
https://epublications.marquette.edu/difference/10; http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7fVVcGnQ8Y
Author(s):
Deford, Frank
Publisher(s):
e-Publications@Marquette
Tags:
sports; journalism; writing; sports and society
lecture / presentation media
lecture / presentation description
ABOUT THE TALK: Sports writer Frank Deford spoke at Marquette in September 2008 about his experiences as a sports writer and the broader role that sports play in society.ABOUT THE SERIES: Axthelm Lecture: Each year, a notable journalist speaks during the Pete and Bonnie Axthelm Memorial Program scholarship award ceremony.ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Sports commentator Frank Deford is best known for his contributions to Sports Illustrated and NPR.