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:ACC will be well-represented at Rio OlympicsTuesday June 28, 2016Shalane Flanagan breaks American record in 10KSunday June 26, 2016Shalane Flanagan Learning How To Stand the Heat Before RioTuesday May 24, 2016My Carolina Experience: Tristine JohnsonFriday May 20, 2016Scholar-Athlete Luncheon Recognizes Academic ExcellenceFriday April 29, 2016