Beacon Salon Series: Diane Roberts

Join for an entertaining Beacon Salon presentation by Diane Roberts on the institution of college football entitled “21st Century Tribalism: How College Football Explains America.”

Diane Roberts is an American author, columnist, essayist, radio commentator, reviewer and professor. She is the author of Dream State: Eight Generations of Swamp Lawyers, Conquistadors, Confederate Daughters, Banana Republicans, and other Florida Wildlife, Faulkner and Southern Womanhood, and The Myth of Aunt Jemima as well as a documentary filmmaker for the BBC.

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