Sultans of Swing: 100 Years of Baseball, Jazz, and Short Fiction

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April 7, 2016
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
Sport History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, African American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Music and Music History

SULTANS OF SWING: 100 Years of Baseball, Jazz, and Short Fiction

Registration is now available for the Sultans of Swing Conference to be held on the campus of Wright State University in Dayton, OH on April 14 & 15, 2016.

A full schedule of papers examining the intersections of baseball, jazz, and short fiction and conference registration are available at

The conference schedule features keynote and plenary addresses by Dr. Amber Roessner (University of Tennessee), Dr. Roberta Newman (New York University), and Baseball Hall of Fame sportswriter Hal McCoy.

Anyone who registers before March 7, 2016 will receive a discounted rate.

Registration for the conference closes on April 7, 2016.

For questions regarding the conference, please contact Dr. Scott D. Peterson, Assistant Professor of Communication at Wright State University:

This event is sponsored by CELIA, Wright State University’s Center of Excellence in Collaborative Education, Leadership & Innovation in the Arts.

Contact Info: 

Scott D. Peterson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Communication
Wright State University
413 Millett Hall
3640 Colonel Glenn Highway
Dayton, OH 45435-0001
(937) 775-3504