Penn Book Center welcomes Mitch Nathanson

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 6:30pm
Penn Book Center, 130 South 34th St.

Penn Book Center welcomes... 

Mitch Nathanson, author of God Almighty Hisself: The Life and Legacy of Dick Allen
in conversation with
Bruce Kuklick, professor of History at Penn

DATE: Wednesday, March 23, 2016
TIME: 6:30pm
LOCATION: Penn Book Center, 130 South 34th St.

Join us for a conversation with Mitch Nathanson about his new biography, God Almighty Hisself: The Life and Legacy of Dick Allen. Bruce Kuklick (To Every Thing a Season: Shibe Park and Urban Philadelphia) of Penn's History Department will lead the discussion.

"An excellent and unflinching examination of the tragedy that ensued when the first baseball superstar insistent on full racial equality joined one of the last baseball teams to integrate."—Keith Olbermann