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Reception follows | 6–7 PM
Free (tickets required)
Celebrate the launch of “Sports,” the latest issue of the artist-run publication INCITE: Journal of Experimental Media, with an evening of engaging dialogue on the intersection of athletics, politics, popular culture, and film. Joining us for this lively conversation about the increasingly prominent ways sports are shaping cultural production and political dialogue are Columbus poet and critic Hanif Abdurraqib, author of They Can’t Kill Us Until They Kill Us (2017), and Ohio State Department of Human Sciences Professor Samuel Hodge, coeditor of Black Males and Intercollegiate Athletics: An Exploration of Problems and Solutions (2015). INCITE editors Astria Suparak and Brett Kashmere kick off the program with an illustrated preview of their new publication.
This discussion is part of “A Non-Zero-Sum Game,” a series of launch events for the new issue. An informal reception, open to the public, follows the conversation in the Wexner Center Store.
SEASON SUPPORT FOR FILM/VIDEO
Rohauer Collection Foundation
SUPPORT FOR THE FILM/VIDEO STUDIO PROGRAM
Institute of Museum and Library Services
National Endowment for the Arts
SUPPORT FOR FREE AND LOW-COST PROGRAMS
Cardinal Health Foundation
GENERAL OPERATING SUPPORT FOR THE WEXNER CENTER
Greater Columbus Arts Council
Ohio Arts Council
The Columbus Foundation
Expanding the Field: Sports and Culture