Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Olympics, Women, Sports spectators, NBC
Olympics; Women; Sports spectators; National Broadcasting Company
It was being touted as the Women's Olympics even before it started. As the 1996 Olympic games proceeded and especially as the U.S. Women turned in excellent performances the claim that this was the Year of the Woman at the Olympics was reinforced. But what did that mean?
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "NBC's Version of the Women's Olympics" (1996). On Sport and Society. 482.