Live via Zoom:
Thursday, May 6, 7:30 PM ET
Hosted by Patrick Sauer and David Roth
Featuring Larry Olmsted, author of Fans: How Watching Sports Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Understanding
Created and hosted by writers Patrick Sauer and David J. Roth, Squawkin’ Sports is an ongoing series featuring book chats with grown-up authors writing about grown-ups playing kiddie games. For this installment, Sauer and Roth chat with bestselling author and award-winning journalist Larry Olmsted on his new book, Fans. Olmsted turns his expertise to a subject that has never been fully explored, delivering a highly entertaining game changer that uses brand-new research to show us why being a sports fan is good for us individually and is a force for positive change in society. This fascinating book is the perfect gift for anyone who loves sports or anyone who loves someone who loves sports. Fans is a passionate reminder of how games, teams, and the communities dedicated to them are vital to our lives.