John Matthias
William O'Rourke

Senior Editor Steve Tomasula
Executive Editor Kathleen J. Canavan
Managing Editor Kelly Kerney
Founding Editor Valerie Sayers

Editorial Assistants

Contributing Editors
Candice Adams Matthew Benedict
Shannon Berry Gerald Bruns
S.D. Dillon Seamus Deane
Kevin Ducey Stephen Fredman
Lisa Gonzales Sonia Gernes
Angela Hur Orlando Menes
Campbell Irving Kevin Hart
Corey Madsen Kymberly Taylor Haywood
Jayne Marek James Walton
Janet McNally Henry Weinfield
Rebecca Pennell  
Evan Kuhlman Petee  

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Notre Dame Reviewcopyright 2004 by the University of Notre Dame
ISSN: 1082-1864
Sportin' Life ISBN 1-892492-16-4

Cover art: Gilberto Ruíz, Of Frogs and Planes, 1987, Oil on canvans, 78 x 50", Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL; Contemporary Cuban Collection, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Fernando Alvarez-Pérez.