MSJC and Western Science Center Fall Lecture Series

August 17, 2016

Mt. San Jacinto College & Western Science Center Fall Lecture Series
Controversy, Communication and Commercialization: The Interweaving of Sport and Culture

September – December 2016
7:00 pm, Western Science Center Theatre
2345 Searl Parkway, Hemet, 92543

September 1
Baseball Beyond Borders: The History, Appeal, and Upheavals of the Game in the United States and Japan
Speaker: Christina Yamanaka, History Department

October 6
How the Indians Mascot Controversy Elides the True Achievements of Indians in American Sports
Speaker: Michelle Stewart, English Department

October 20
Pomp, Pageantry, and Spectacle: The Consequences of Commodifying the Modern American Athlete
Speaker: Audrey Holod, English Department

November 3
How Sports’ Language Can Leave Players and Fans “Out in Left Field”
Speaker: Yvonne Atkinson, English Department

December 1
Pushing Past the Boundaries: The Use of Doping in Sports
Speaker: Erik Ozolins, Anthropology Department

WSC Members: Free, Students w/ID: $5, Non-Members: $8. Seating is limited.

Flyer: WSC Fall 2016 Lecture Series

For more information contact Erik Ozolins at 951-639-5725 or