ECU professor edits book on prejudice in sports
East Carolina University kinesiology professor Dr. Melanie Sartore-Baldwin edited and authored two chapters in “Sexual Minorities in Sports: Prejudice at Play,” available at https://www.rienner.com/title/Sexual_Minorities_in_Sports_Prejudice_at_Play.
Sartore-Baldwin wrote the chapters “Gender, Sexuality and Prejudice in Sport” and “What’s Next?” in the book, which addresses what it means to be a sexual minority in the arena of competitive sports.
Sartore-Baldwin earned a bachelor’s degree in physical education/exercise science from Western Illinois University in 2000. She received a dual master’s degree from Indiana University in 2003 and a doctorate from Texas A&M University in 2007.