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Black History Month Presentation: "Being a Black Sportswriter is More Than a Game"- by Clifton Brown

When: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: The David C. Driskell Center in Cole Fieldhouse
Event Type(s): Lecture

Mr. Brown will discuss being a sports writer from a Black person's perspective, how journalism has changed over his 30-year career, and share insights into the journalism and sports business. Clifton Brown has spent more than three decades as a sports writer. For the past five years, he has been a national NFL writer with Sporting and has recently returned from covering his eighth Super Bowl. Before Sporting News, Mr. Brown spent 19 years at the New York Times. Sponsors: University of Maryland Department of Kinesiology, Department of Athletics, School of Journalism, and the David C. Driskell Center.


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