Media Coverage and Female Athletes

Media Coverage & Female Athletes

Special | 56m 40s

Forty percent of all athletes are women, but only 4% are represented in the media – and too often how they look is more important than their skills. Explore the issue with scholars, the media, coaches at collegiate, Olympic and professional levels; and female athletes themselves. Produced with the University of Minnesota Tucker Center.

Aired: 12/01/13

Rating: NR

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