Aaron Baker is author of Contesting Identity: Sports in American Film. He teaches film and media at Arizona State University. His research focuses primarily on sports culture, film authorship and the representation of race, ethnicity and gender in American cinema.
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"Games, like art, achieve their impact in the way they reflect and symbolise life outside the frame, the stage, the arena. Of all games, cricket embodies life's passions most richly. It can, too, be unspeakably boring, as drab and futile as a pointless journey." –Mike Brearley