Sport in the Cold War Podcast - Olympics History
As the 2016 Olympic Games draw to a close in Rio, the Wilson Center's Sport in the Cold War podcast looks back on Olympics history. Featuing interviews with leading sport historians, including:
- Tim Naftali on the influence of superpower politics on international sport during the Cold War;
- Andrew D. Morris on Mainland China and Taiwan's competion for recognition as the true "China" at sport events;
- Mikhail Yu. Prozumenshchikov on the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games and international boycott;
- Thomas M. Hunt on the long history of the use performance-enhancing drugs at the Olympics;
- and more!