Eastern Michigan University
Playing Sports/Being Out
When: October 16, 2013, 5:30-7:30 pm
Where: Student Center Auditorium
What: A forum on sports and the LGBT athlete.
Jeff Sheng, Photographer, Artist, and Activist
Thomas J. Cieslak, II, Ph.D. - Sports Management, Eastern Michigan University
Jeff will present "Fearless" a photography exhibit of out LGBT high school and collegiate athletes. Inspired by his own experiences as an athlete, Fearless has been exhibited at the London and Vancouver Olympics, ESPN Headquarters, and schools and colleges across the nation.
Thomas will present his talk, "Rule 50 v. Principle 4: A Critical Review of the Olympic Charter." He will consider Russian public policy, LGBT athletes, and the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games.
See the event flyer here.