Letisha Brown
About Letisha Brown
Dr. Letisha Engracia Cardoso Brown is a Presidential Pathways Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow at Virginia Tech University. Her research touches broadly on the intersection of race, gender, and sport, as well as social relationships and food practices. Her work can be found in the South African Review of Sociology and the Palgrave Handbook of Feminism and Sport, Leisure and Physical Education.

Caster Semenya

May 5, 2019 0

Since 2009 when she won the 800m dash during the World Championships in Berlin, Germany with a time of 1:55.45, Caster Semenya has been a topic of discussion. Yet rather than lauding her tremendous speed […]

Honest Conversation on Sports, Race and Politics

February 2, 2019 0

On January 31st, at Virginia Tech University, the Black Cultural Center hosted a Keynote Address in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Moderated by Dr. Ellington Graves of the Department of Sociology and Director of […]