Visions & Ventures Symposium: Harry Edwards

Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 10:00am to 11:30am
O'Donnell Auditorium

Visions & Ventures continues with Harry Edwards and his lecture "Handicapping The Race: The Management and Impact of Black Images in the Mainstream Sports Media."

This year's symposium theme is "More Than A Game: Economics, Ethics and Politics of Sports."

Edwards is Professor Emeritus of Sociology at the University of California-Berkeley. He established The Olympic Project for Human Rights whose purpose was to protest racial segregation in the U.S. and racism in sports.