Bijan C. Bayne

Bijan C. Bayne

Bijan C. Bayne is a cultural critic, sports historian and a Public Policy Fellow at the Institute For Politics, Policy & History (IPPH).  He has authored three acclaimed sports historical books:  Martha’s Vineyard Basketball: How a Resort League Defied Notions of Race and Class, Sky Kings: Black Pioneers of Professional Basketball and Elgin Baylor: The Man Who Changed Basketball.  


*Bijan featured on “Exploring Indigenous Tourism and Istanbul”

*Bijan shares  African-American and basketball history on Martha’s Vineyard.

*Bijan discusses Detroit’s revitalization.

Articles by Bijan C. Bayne