Similarities and Discrepancies in Hegemonic Sports in Europe and America

With Andrei Markovits

Thu, March 6, 2014 | BAT 5.108

12:00 PM

Andrei S. Markovits is an Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and the Karl W. Duutsch Collegiate Professor of Comparative Politics and German Studies at the University of Michigan. Born in Romania, and educated here and there, he earned his PhD from Columbia University. His 19 books include Uncouth Nation: Why Europe Dislikes America, Offside: Soccer and American Exceptionalism (with Steven L. Hellerman), Gaming the World: How Sports are Reshaping Global Politics and Culture (with Lars Rensmann), The German Left: Red, Green, and Beyond

Sponsored by: CES and Department of Government

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