EO2: The Good and The Bad In Locker Room Talk (part II)

Episode two, part II of Skin In The Game’s 'The Good And The Bad In Locker Room Talk' takes a deep dive into exploring the culture and language of locker room talk – why it happens, how it gets ugly, and what coaches and athletes are doing to stop it.

This episode brings on communications and sports psychology experts, a leading college basketball coach and a groundbreaking professional athlete to examine the problems leading athletes to participate in problematic locker talk…and what we can do about it.

Episode Two Guests: Dr. Jenn Freitag: activist and University of Dayton communications professor; Andre Alan: former Division I football player and Psy.D sports psychologist candidate; Lacey Gibson: former Division I athlete and MSC candidate at the Harvard School of Public Health; Coach Rodney Watson: head basketball coach at The University of Southern Indiana; Chris Mosier; Team USA tri/dual athlete, trans activist, VP of You Can Play project.

Show Notes

Analysis: Sexual Violence Within Athletic Institutions Lacey Gibson via Skin In The Game

How Does Language Influence Thought Process? Pramay Rai via India Today. 

How Realistic Is The Way Amy Adams’ Character Hacks The Alien Language In Arrival? We Asked A Linguist. Marissa Martinelli  Via Slate

“Locker Room Talk.” Says Who? Alexis Jones via TEDxUniversity of Nevada

What Will The NCAA Do About North Carolina's 'Compromise' To HB2? Scott Gleeson via USA Today