Jules Boykoff interview: “Celebration capitalism and the Olympic Games”


[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/live_interview_with_jules_boykoff.mp3]

As the 22nd Winter Olympic Games continue through until this weekend in Sochi, Russia, CKUT brings to you a critical perspective on how the Olympics impact the Environment, media coverage, public funding, and queer liberation. Jules Boykoff is a former Olympian athlete and current associate professor at Pacific University in Oregon, and the author of the book “Celebration Capitalism and the Olympic Games”.


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