Bomani Jones Lecture


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Wednesday, October 30, 2019


5:00 pm


Taylor Hall 203-Auditorium

"How to - and not to - stick to sports"
Sports journalists, cultural critic and social commentator Bomani Jones will share his experiences in sports and music journalism as well as the difficult negotiation of taking on broader issues of American culture over the ESPN airwaves. He will discuss his life as a member of the media at 12:00 in 400 Skinner, his experiences as a music critic and attending Clark Atlanta University during the filming of "Drumline" at 1:30 in 400 Skinner.

Sponsored by the Music Department

Alexandra Hoffman

Music Department