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Tropic of Football: The Long and Perilous Journey of Samoans to the NFL

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Tropic of Football: The Long and Perilous Journey of Samoans to the NFL

February 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tropic of Football: The long and perilous journey of Samoans to the NFL” will be the topic of a public lecture at Washington State University on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 4 p.m. in Todd Hall 216.

Author, and University of Pittsburgh history Professor Rob Ruck, will be the guest lecturer. Ruck, who has a positive reputation as a sport documentarian, and has consulted on various projects for Major League Baseball, museums, Showtime, and HBO, has written such books as Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game, and The Tropic of Baseball.

It is highly recommended that all who are involved in a sport industry take part of this event.

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Date:
February 25, 2020
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

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