Moments of Impact

Iowa Stater Book Club

Iowa Stater fall 2023 book club

“Moments of Impact” tells the stories of Jack Trice, Ozzie Simmons, and Johnny Bright. All three Black athletes played college football for three different Iowa universities. Schultz’s book examines the impact of the serious injuries on the gridiron they endured due to their talents or race, as well as the response of their communities. 

  • Jan 23

    Virtual discussion

About the author

Jaime Schultz is a professor of kinesiology at Pennsylvania State University with an affiliate faculty appointment in women’s, gender, and sexuality studies. An award-winning teacher and scholar, she has published six books and nearly 70 articles and chapters.

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Iowa Stater Book Club

A conversation with Jaime Schultz on her book "Moments of Impact"