Sports

Photography Historian Gail Buckland on LV Arts Salon

May 3, 2018

Photography historian and author Gail Buckland talked with host Bill Dautremont-Smith about her latest traveling photographic exhibition, "Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present". Guest curated at the Brooklyn Museum, the exhibition opens at the Allentown Art Museum next Sunday, May 6.

Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer on Take Charge of Your Life

Mar 8, 2018

This weeks' show featured the story of a remarkable gentleman - Mace Bugen, a 43-inch achondroplastic dwarf - figured out early in life how to make the world aware of his formidable presence. Eleanor Bobrow's guest was Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer who wrote "The Little Gate Crasher," a larger than life biography about her Great Uncle Mace, who overcame all obstacles standing in his way of success despite his disability.

Special Olympics on Take Charge of Your Life

Mar 8, 2018

Host Eleanor Bobrow interviews guests about the Special Olympics Annual Swimming event, which will be held in Bethlehem on Saturday, May 19. Through programming in sports, health, education and community building, Special Olympics changes the lives of people with intellectual disabilities solving the global injustice, isolation, intolerance and inactivity they face.

The Future of Leisure, Tourism & Sport on LV Discourse

Aug 10, 2017

This week's guests are Geoffrey and Galen Godbey, co-authors of the new book The Future of Leisure, Tourism and Sport which considers the near future and ways that all forms of leisure, particularly sport and tourism, will be affected by accelerating change.

(Original air-date: 8/3/2017)

IronPigs Celebrate 10th Anniversary on LV Discourse

Mar 24, 2017

With opening day just two weeks away, host Steve Aaronson welcomes the voice of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Matt Provence, and Sales Manager Peter Kandianis

2017 is the 10th Anniversary Season for the team, with lots of special events and activities.  Steve and his guests discuss all of that, as well as the on-field possibilities for the 'Pigs in 2017.

(Original air-date: 3/23/17)

Sports Writer Jack McCallum on Lehigh Valley Discourse

Jul 10, 2014

Host John Pearce speaks with eminent sports writer Jack McCallum from Sports Illustrated.  Jack, a Lehigh Valley resident and professor at Muhlenberg College, talks about journalistic writing and covering such NBA stars as Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson and Larry Bird.

(Original air-date 7/3/2014)