Jim Beatty, History Featured In Oxford American
Thu Sep 26, 2013
Tar Heel legend Jim Beatty, the first man to ever run a sub-four minute indoor mile in 1962, is featured in a new online video series, SoLit: Southern Literature in Motion from Oxford American. Beatty is featured in the first episode stimulated by Wendy Brenner's lyrical essay "Telegram" and the discovery of a twenty-six-foot telegram that contains over 1,200 signatures of Beatty's fans.
Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email
Related: Track & Field
| Jim Beatty
Recent Track & Field News:North Carolina Tops ACC Public Schools In APR RecognitionsWednesday May 16, 2018Kenny Selmon Helps UNC Take Home Two ACC Track TitlesSunday May 13, 2018Local Lore: The PitFriday May 11, 2018Kenny Selmon racing toward graduationThursday May 10, 2018Video: RAMMYS 2018 - FinesseFriday May 4, 2018