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MA, American Studies (1996) Washington State University, Pullman, Washington
JD, (1994) Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri
BA, Psychology (1990) Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Fields, Sarah K. Game Faces: Sport Celebrity and the Laws of Reputation. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2016.
Regalado, Samuel O. and Sarah K. Fields, eds. Sport and the Law: Historical and Cultural Intersections. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2014.
Fields, Sarah K. Female Gladiators: Gender, Law, and Contact Sport in America. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2005.
Comstock, R. Dawn, Currie, Dustin W., Pierpoint, Lauren A.; Grubenhoff, Joseph A., and Sarah K. Fields, "An Evidence-Based Discussion of Heading and Concussions in High School Soccer." JAMA Pediatrics 169 (2015): 830-837.
Fields, Sarah K. "Legislating Sport: Does Law Aid, Abet, or Hinder National Pastimes?" International Journal of the History of Sport 31(1-2) (2014): 203-223.
COMM 3231/HIST 3231 Famous U.S. Trials
COMM 4000/5000 Communication and Sports
COMM 5710 Communication, Gender, and Popular Culture
UNHL 3839 Athlete Activism in the U.S.
SJUS 3050/5050 Special Topics: Social Justice & Democracy
Expertise Areas: My work broadly examines the intersection of sport and American culture. I am particularly interested law and sport as well as injury in sport. I tend to explore these areas through the lenses of gender, race, class, sexual orientation, and other categories of social identities.