MLB Lockout & CFB Fandoms
Emory Professor Mike Lewis and his co-host Doug Battle kick off the episode with a discussion of prominent storylines for the upcoming College Football Playoff. Doug shares his observations of both the Alabama and Georgia fanbases from the SEC Championship, and Mike predicts a rematch on January 10th. In the show's second segment, the two discuss lockout implications for baseball fans. Mike concludes the episode with a brief discussion of his recent research regarding eSports fandom amongst Gen Z males. Dive deep into his findings here. Listen to the full conversation here: Also streaming on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher.