What's My Name, Fool?

What's My Name, Fool?

Sports and Resistance in the United States

Book - 2005
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
Offers a provocative and engaging look at the dirty business of sports and the inspired people who play them. From icons of the past like Billie Jean King to today's global superstars like Kobe Bryant and Barry Bonds, Zirin engages with the world of sports like no other sports writer today. 'Beautifully illustrates the connection between sports, struggle, politics and resistance. - Chuck D, Public Enemy'
Publisher: Chicago Ill. : Haymarket Books, 2005
ISBN: 9781931859202
1931859205
Branch Call Number: 306.48309 Z68W 2005
Characteristics: 293 p. : ill. ; 20 cm

Related Resources


Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

c
capitals2009
Sep 22, 2009

What's my name fool is a book that ALL sports fans need to read, Dave Zirin pulls no punches in this book and shows that the powers that be need to stop shoving the issues such as race and homosexuality in sports under the bed as non-issues and assume sports is ok and that these topics do not exist.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at SPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top