Miscellaneous

Prompt Writing: Sports Media

Sports weren’t always looked at as something that were good for society. In the early 19th century sport was viewed as vulgar and disreputable. Sports were often associated with a lower class which made them more of a leisure event than something to be taken seriously. However, there are some exceptions to this, “horse racing… Continue reading Prompt Writing: Sports Media

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Miscellaneous

Prompt Writing: The appeal of sports writing

Prompt: Ken Armstrong, Mike Sager, John McPhee, Gay Talese and Daniel James Brown are not "traditional" sports writers. What is it about sports writing that attracts such a variety of writers to the subject? The reason that sports writing is so attractive to people is because there is not one specific way to do it. In the prompt, it labels Armstrong, Sager,… Continue reading Prompt Writing: The appeal of sports writing