Sports Illustrated writer to speak, April 3
Posted March 29, 2002; 03:32 p.m.
Wolff, senior writer at Sports Illustrated, will speak on "Sports in a Cultural Context: Why Michael Jordan Is a Revolutionary Hero in China" at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, in 008 Friend Center.
A 1979 Princeton graduate, Wolff is a Ferris Professor of Journalism at the University this term. He is the author of six books, including "Big Game, Small World: A Basketball Adventure." At Sports Illustrated since 1981, he has covered the Olympics, soccer's World Cup, Wimbledon and the Tour de France.
His lecture is sponsored by the Council for the Humanities .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601