Jim Murray: The Times and Words of the 'King of the Sports Page'
Annenberg Auditorium (Room G26) , 2:00 p.m.
The USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media and Society
is pleased to present, “Jim Murray: The Times and Words of the 'King of the Sports Page,”
discussing the career and legacy of Pulitzer Prize winning sports journalist, Jim Murray. Join Dan Durbin
, Director of the USC AISMS, and special guests on the panel Linda McCoy-Murray
, Jim Murray's wife, Bill Caplan
, Member of the Boxing Hall-of-Fame and friend of Murray, Steve Bisheff
, ESPN Writer and Longtime Sports Journalist, Tom LaBonge
, Los Angeles City Councilman, and Steven Travers
, Author of "The Poet: The Life and Los Angeles Times of Jim Murray to discuss Murray's years of award-winning writing for the Los Angeles Times and the impact of his work on sports and sports journalism. A book-signing will follow in the east lobby.Return to Calendar »