In tribute to those African American athletes who fought on and off the field for equal rights for all Americans, this event will be a community forum on the historical legacy of Negro League Baseball and its impact on contemporary sports in the United States. Panelists for this discussion will include former Negro League players, author James A. Riley and historian Nasir Muhammad of Black Mecca of the South Tours. There will be an autograph session after the presentation.
Saturday, February 9, 2013, 2:00 pm FREE
Roswell Regional Branch – Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System
115 Norcross St, Roswell, GA 770.640.3075