Tag: Sports Literature

Literature

Guest Blog: Sport and Spirituality in the Golf Novel The Legend of Bagger Vance

By Lisa Beckelhimer, University of Cincinnati Sport is frequently elevated to some higher meaning in American culture. Traditional sports writing, memoirs, and historical accounts can inspire readers. But so can several works of fiction, including Steven Pressfield’s mystical golf novel The Legend of Bagger Vance (1995). An athlete/tortured soul in need […]