All-Star Game Event: Turning Two (Virtual)

 

Fathers and Sons Playing Catch is the title of a book by Donald Hall, the former United States poet laureate. But it also brings to mind a pair of biographies, written by father and son about two baseball players whose courage and generosity meant a lot to their communities. The first is Clemente, an award-winning portrait of the Puerto Rican legend written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Maraniss, published in 2006. The other is the recently published Singled Out: The True Story of Glenn Burke, written by Andrew Maraniss that brings to light the player who not only invented the high-five; but, more importantly, blazed the trail for gay professional athletes. Introduced by former Sports Illustrated and ESPN writer Steve WulfPanelists subject to change.

 

**Important Event Information**

-- This is a free, live stream event using Zoom Live Streamed to YouTube. You may choose to purchase a book through the event link and still gain access to the event.

-- Tickets are limited to one ticket per email address

-- Attendees will be sent a link to join the live stream at least 30 minutes prior of the event via email

-- Presentation begins at 5pm MT

-- The event will last about one hour but the official end time of this event is an estimate

-- Event registration/tickets are available online ONLY, through Eventbrite. Tickets will not be sold in-store or through our website. 

-- If you purchased a book, it will be mailed via media mail after the event

** DISCLAIMER: Event details, signing rules and restrictions are subject to changes beyond our control, and often change up to and during the event. Thank you for your understanding.

 

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Event Location: 
Online