Join SSI for screening of "Behind the Shield: The Cultural Politics of NFL Football"

Image
Behind the Shield
January 24, 2023
3:00PM - 5:30PM
Location
Wexner Center for the Arts, Film/Video Theater

Date Range
Add to Calendar 2023-01-24 15:00:00 2023-01-24 17:30:00 Join SSI for screening of "Behind the Shield: The Cultural Politics of NFL Football" Acclaimed journalist Dave Zirin of The Nation magazine will join the Sports and Society Initiative to screen and discuss his provocative film tackling the politics of manhood, militarism, nationalism, and race in the NFL, America's most popular and influential sports league. He will be joined in a post-screening conversation by NFL legend Malcolm Jenkins and Ohio State Athletic Director Gene Smith. This film is FREE but registration is required.   Wexner Center for the Arts, Film/Video Theater Sports and Society Initiative sportssociety@osu.edu America/New_York public
Description

Acclaimed journalist Dave Zirin of The Nation magazine will join the Sports and Society Initiative to screen and discuss his provocative film tackling the politics of manhood, militarism, nationalism, and race in the NFL, America's most popular and influential sports league.

He will be joined in a post-screening conversation by NFL legend Malcolm Jenkins and Ohio State Athletic Director Gene Smith.

This film is FREE but registration is required.