Duke Professor Laurent Dubois On "The Language of the Game"

Duke Professor Laurent Dubois On "The Language of the Game"

Planet Fútbol with Grant Wahl - April 5, 2018 - 32:52

Duke professor Laurent Dubois joins Grant to talk about his new book "The Language of the Game: How to Understand Soccer." Dubois, who teaches a popular class at Duke called Soccer Politics, explains how he approached organizing, researching and writing his new book, which draws from a wide variety of cultural sources around the world, including both the men's and women's games, to explore the language and meaning of the world's most popular sport.

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