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The Olympic Games: Peaceful Internationalism or Nationalist Competition?

April 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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One event on April 30, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Register here via the Carolina Public Humanities website!

Part of the “The Olympic Games: Peaceful Internationalism or Nationalist Competition?” series, join the Carolina Public Humanities and sports historian, Matt Andrews, on April 29th and 30th for seminars that explores whether the Olympic Games have helped to mend political conflicts and ease international tensions or exacerbate these conflicts—and if they still have political importance in 2021. 

  • Thursday, April 29 5:00 pmReviving the Games in the Era of Nationalism 
  • Thursday, April 29 | 6:45 pmCold War Battles in the Olympics 
  • Friday, April 30 | 5:00 pm: Gender at the Olympic Games—Who Gets to Compete as Female? 
  • Friday, April 30 | 6:45 pm: Human Rights at the Olympic Games 

For questions, email human@unc.edu.

Details

Date:
April 30, 2021
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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