One Nation Under Baseball: How the Sixties Collided with the National Pastime

With John Florio, freelance writer and novelist, and Ouisie Shapiro, Emmy-winning writer and producer of sport documentaries.

This illustrated lecture highlights the intersection between American society and America’s pastime during the 1960s, when the hallmarks of the sport—fairness, competition, and mythology—came under scrutiny.











When: Thu., April 27, 2017 at 6:30 pm
Where: New York Public Library—Mid-Manhattan Library
455 Fifth Ave.
212-340-0863
Price: Free
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With John Florio, freelance writer and novelist, and Ouisie Shapiro, Emmy-winning writer and producer of sport documentaries.

This illustrated lecture highlights the intersection between American society and America’s pastime during the 1960s, when the hallmarks of the sport—fairness, competition, and mythology—came under scrutiny.