Dan Grano

Dan Grano

Full Professor, COMM

I am a Professor in the Department of Communication Studies. My work focuses on intersections between sport and politics, with particular emphasis on health, the body, race, religion, and public memory. I have published work on the head trauma crisis in football, the medical and regulatory infrastructures behind performance enhancement, and the politics of bodily modification (e.g. prosthetics) in disability sport. I have developed an undergraduate Sport, Media, and Culture course (COMM 3052, also cross-listed with AMST) around these and other topics.

Research Interests

  • head trauma
  • disability
  • body modification
  • performance enhancement

HHUM Elective

  • COMM 3052: Sport, Media, and Culture

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