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Baseball Baseball: April 16

Posted by isulib on April 16, 2012

Dr. Burgos Talk (7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Library Events)
On Monday, April 16th, the day after Jackie Robinson Day (April 15th), we will host Dr. Adrian Burgos, a Professor of History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and baseball historian.  His research is about Afro-Latino baseball players in the Negro Leagues and the MLB.

Dr. Burgos is author of Playing America’s Game: Baseball, Latinos, and the Color Line [available to ISU users as ebook] and Cuban Star: How One Negro-League Owner Changed the Face of Baseball [print GV865.P66 B87 2011]

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