“Jack London Got Game!” on ESPN Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA July 4-8, 2016 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday
(Jack London (right) in a fencing work-out, early 1900’s in Northern California)
American turn-of-the-20th century author Jack London was one of the founders of serious American sport fiction. Stemming from his own love of sport and his background as a sports reporter, London’s short stories and novellas revealed early thematic treatment of youth vs. age rivalries, gender issues and sport narratives that went beyond the box scores and revealed the human dimension of sport and competition.
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