The Media Sport Podcast Series

Episode 23 – Jimmy Sanderson: The Changing Social Media Landscape and Youth Sports

November 28, 2016

In the final episode of 2016, Jimmy Sanderson (@Jimmy_Sanderson) from Arizona State University outlines the changing features of the social media landscape. We discuss the rise of Snapchat, Twitter and its discontents, and the pressing need to examine family communication in the context of sports. We also speak about the spectacle of the Little League World Series and what it says about the state of youth sports.