North Philly Notes

This week in North Philly North, Grant Farred writes about the unlikely connection between Jackie Robinson and Croatian footballer Luka Modrić. Only sport can properly bring home to us the true meaning of th...

Alas, poor Luka, alas.

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Steven Davis @ Barnes & Noble East Towne Mall, WI

Thursday, July 19, 2018

In Defense of Public Lands author Steven Davis will speak and sign copies of his book 7PM at the Barnes & Noble in East Town Mall.  Event is co-sponsored by the UW Arboretum.

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The National Communication Association's Communication and Sport Division awards Daniel Grano with the 2018 Outstanding Book of the Year Award for The Eternal Present of Sport. Grano was selected among competitive proposals and his work stands as a significant contribution to the communication and sport field.

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