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By Gerald Lyn Early

The famous cultural critic Gerald Early explores the intersection of race and activities, and our deeper, frequently contradictory attitudes towards the athletes we glorify. What wishes and anxieties are encoded in our worship of (or disdain for) high-performance athletes? What different, invisible contests spread after we watch a carrying event?

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