David Berry is a writer, journalist and filmmaker. He has written about health and leisure for a variety of publications, and for twenty-five years he was a documentary director for the BBC. He has been playing tennis since he was eleven years old.
The role of men who have loved men and women who have loved women has been crucial to lawn tennis since it was first played in London in 1874.Read full article
From the birth of modern tennis in Victorian Britain to the present day, A People’s History of Tennis lays bear struggles around sexuality, gender, race and class that have transformed the nature of tennis and sport itself....Read full article