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2019-20 IYO Revisited

International Year of Cuba: 2019 Harrison Distinguished Lecture with Dr. Adrian Burgos, Jr.
  • Date: Tuesday, April 9th, 20192019-04-09
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Location: GRH AuditoriumGRH Auditorium

Dr. Adrian Burgos, Jr. of the University of Illinois will present "Latinos and Baseball's Integration Story: Minnie Miñoso, Roberto Clemente, and Race in America's Game."  Dr. Burgos’s scholarship is on Caribbean connections to American baseball.  He has written about the development to the Caribbean farm system, the Cuban owner of a Negro Leagues team and the complicated racial dimensions of integration of Caribbean players. 

Apr 9th, 7:30pm @ GRH Auditorium

Contact: tony.harkins@wku.edu

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