University of Minnesota
Driven to Discover



Kane to present at Florida International University's Honors Lecture

KaneMJ-2005.jpgDr. Mary Jo Kane, Director of the Tucker Center and professor of sport sociology, was recently invited to present at Florida International University's Honors College Excellence Lecture.

Kane's lecture is titled, "Media Representations of Female Athletes: The Good, the Bad & the Sexy," a discussion of why sportswomen are routinely portrayed in the media by their femininity and sexuality rather than their on-court talents and the negative consequences from this representation.

The lecture will be given on Thursday, March 1, at the Modesto A. Maidique Campus in the School of International and Public Affairs building (SIPA).

Post a comment

(If you haven't left a comment here before, you may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear. Until then, it won't appear on the entry. Thanks for waiting.)

College of Education & Human Development
cehd@umn.edu | 612-626-9252 | 104 Burton Hall, 178 Pillsbury Dr SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

© 2012 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.