Athletics and Sports Culture

As a part of Project Humanities Fall 2012 Kickoff, the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy will be in partnership for the event of "Athletics and Sports Culture: Are We Losing Our Humanity?" The event is free and open to the public.

Opening Remarks, Center Director, Matthew Whitaker
Featured Speaker, Ann Meyers Drysdale

Ann Meyers Drysdale, WNBA Hall of Famer & Vice President
of Phoenix Suns & Mercury
Jean Boyd, Sun Devil Athletics
Ronnie Cox, School of Social Transformation
Kevin Correa, Institutional Inclusion
Peter French, Lincoln Center for Applied Ethics

Lasana Hotep, Center for the Study of Race & Democracy

Topic will include:
Lebron James, The Decision and the Title
Fans and Expectations
Ethics in Sports
Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Sports
NFL Bounty System
Penn State Scandal

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Arizona State University, Downtown Campus, A. E. England Building, 424 N Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85004