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Heaven is a Playground

Heaven is a Playground

by Rick Telander

Editeur : University of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803226784
Broché: 256
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Taille du fichier: 7 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-09-27
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Heaven Is a Playground was the first book on the uniquely American phenomenon of urban basketball. Rick Telander, a young photojournalist and former high school basketball player, spent part of the summer of 1973 and all of the summer of 1974 in Brooklyn living the playground life with his subjects at Foster Park in Flatbush. He slept on the floor of a park regular’s apartment, observing, questioning, traveling and playing with, and eventually coaching a ragtag group of local teenagers whose hopes of better lives were often fanatically attached to the transcendent game itself. At times little separates the author and his subjects, both of ...