Sports Illustrated to Honor 50th Anniversary of Title IX in June Issue; Open Call For Photos For a Chance To Be Featured on Iconic Cover
Submit Photos Online or By Using
#BecauseOfTitleIX on Social Media @SInow, @sportsillustrated, or
In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the passing of Title
IX into American law in June 1972, Sports Illustrated is inviting
readers to share their personal stories of how the landmark
gender-equity legislation changed the trajectory of women’s sports.
The Title IX project presents a unique opportunity for SI readers:
the chance to be featured on the cover of SI’s June 2022 issue.
This press release features multimedia. View
the full release here:
For a chance to be part of the June 2022
issue, share a photo of a moment in your life that embodies the
question: What does Title IX mean to you? (Graphic: Bryce Wood)
On its social channels and at SI.com, SI asks this question:
What does Title IX mean to you? Readers can answer by uploading
photos until Friday, April 15, that represent the impact of the
mandated equal opportunity for women to play sports. Sports
Illustrated is looking for moments that happened #BecauseOfTitleIX
– its influence on your life, professionally, athletically or
Submissions may represent how the pursuit of equality still
manifests itself today or an image capturing the connection across
generations of female athletes. It could be a moment of playing a
sport or supporting as a fan or recognizing a forgotten women’s
“The passing of Title IX has created opportunities for over a
half-century that have helped generations of women grow as leaders
on and off the field,” said Jamie Lisanti, Assistant Managing
Editor, Projects at Sports Illustrated. “Sports Illustrated is
committed to telling those stories and more as we examine how far
the spirit of Title IX has come and where it goes from here.”
Photos can be shared on social media with the tag
#BecauseOfTitleIX or uploaded to SI through this link by April 15.
The magazine, on sale May 19, will spotlight the history of Title
IX and a new generation of advocates who are amplifying its spirit
with an eye toward the next 50 years.
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@sportsillustrated, or Facebook.
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