College of Health Professions


Department oF Kinesiology

Faculty

Dave Zang

Professor


Office:   Burdick Hall, Room 121 C
Phone:   410-704-2384
Fax:   410-704-3912
E-mail:   dzang@towson.edu
     



Education

  • Ph.D.: University of Maryland
  • M.S.: Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A.: Wittenberg University

Teaching Interests

  • KNES 251, History of Sport in America
  • KNES 349, Modern Olympic Games
  • AMST 201, Introduction to American Studies

Professional Interest and Research

  • Sports in the Vietnam Era
  • Pop culture, 1950s-present
  • Sports Literature

Recent Publications

  • Producer, Director, and Writer, For the Love of Soul, 90 minute documentary film on R & B music (2012)
  • "American Brigadoon:" Joe Paterno's Happy Valley," in U. of Illinois Press book on sport and community (2012)
  • "Rowing on Troubled Waters," in The Rock, the Curse, and the Hub (Harvard U. Press, 2005)

News/Interesting Tidbits

  • Presented "The Half Court Snuff of Billy Rose" in 2009 at Baltimore Center Stage's "Stoop Stories"
  • Currently at work on a book of personal essays on American Sport

 


 

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