NEW YORK, September 4, 2014 - Author Dan Washburn and ESPN correspondent Jeremy Schaap examine the paradoxically "banned yet booming" status of golf in present-day China. (53 min., 35 sec.)
Jeremy Schaap is a reporter and host for ESPN. He has won six national Sports Emmy Awards and many other honors for his work. He is the author of Cinderella Man, a New York Times best-seller, and Triumph: The Untold Story of Jesse Owens and Hitler’s Olympics. His best-known ESPN stories include a Bobby Fischer profile, which earned him the national Sports Emmy for writing, an award named for his father Dick Schaap, and an investigation that took him to Serbia in search of a basketball player accused of a brutal assault, which earned him the national Sports Emmy for journalism.
Dan Washburn is Asia Society's Managing Editor. His book The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream comes out in the summer of 2014.