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Woman Enough

Bonnie Hagerman (University of Virginia)

The International Olympic Committee has never required men to prove that they are men. But from nude inspections to DNA swabs, women have had to prove their womanhood since the 60s. Bonnie Hagerman says that this is more sinister than creating an “equal” playing field.

17 mins

Everything is Political

Matt Andrews (University of North Carolina)

Matt Andrews is taking his students to the 2024 Olympic games in Paris.

11 mins

Sportswashing

Tim Passmore (Virginia Military Institute)

Tim Passmore explores how nations use the Olympics to improve their reputation both domestically and abroad.

15 mins

Pierre de Coubertin to Today

Brett Bebber (Old Dominion University)

Brett Bebber walks us through a history of the Olympic Games.

9 mins

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