This week I am at Vanderbilt Divinity School for the second phase of the In-Forming Communities of Healing Initiative. We are exploring what it means to be a community with a healing intention at its core around issues of sexual violence and abusive power. We are exploring power through embodied practice, improvisational story telling, art, and much more. For more information about the events you can click here. There is also information on the FaceBook page.
The Wainstein Report at UNC has surfaced a lot of questions about big-time sports across this country on college campuses. Below are some reactions and conversations beyond the one that has already been happening here on this website in your responses to my post on the report. I hope you will take a look and continue the conversation about some of the most pressing issues in sports today.
Things are not always as they seem. The Wainstein report is out and the officials at UNC once again performed their oft- repeated dramatic rendition of their tale of woe. Poor UNC has been a victim of some “bad individuals” sullying the “proud history” of the oldest public university in the country. Hands are wringing, souls are being searched for, and heads must roll so that UNC can once again proudly boast of its academic excellence and resume its place on its historic moral high ground. I happened to be back in Chapel Hill for some events for my new … Read the full post
Touchdowns for Jesus and Other Signs of Apocalypse: Lifting the Veil on Big-Time Sports
Book Signing and Reading
752 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
“The Most Pressing Issues in Sports: A Night of Exploration and Conversation” with Marcia Mount Shoop, Author of Touchdowns for Jesus and Other Signs of Apocalypse
Open to the Public
314 Great Ridge Parkway
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Informational flyer: TFJ Chapel in the Pines Event Flyer
Interview with D.G. Martin on 97.9 WCHL “Who’s Talking”