WRITING SOCCER with Laurent Dubois & Gwendolyn Oxenham
WRITING SOCCER with LAURENT DUBOIS and GWENDOLYN OXENHAM
Wednesday, April 4, 7:00 p.m.
The Regulator welcomes Laurent Dubois and Gwendolyn Oxenham for a talk on "Writing Soccer” and book signing. Details to come.
Laurent Dubois is Professor of Romance Studies and History and Faculty Director of the Forum for Scholars & Publics at Duke University, where he teaches the popular course Soccer Politics. The prize-winning author of five books, including The Banjo, Haiti, and Soccer Empire, he lives in Durham.
Gwendolyn Oxenham is the author of Finding the Game: Three Years, Twenty-five Countries and the Search for Pickup Soccer (St Martin's Press) and the director of Pelada, an award-winning documentary. She has written for The Atlantic, Sports Illustrated, and Slate, and has an MFA in creative writing. A Duke University soccer alum who played for Santos FC in Brazil, she currently lives in Dana Point, California.