Adrian Burgos, Jr.

Professor, University of Illinois
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Adrian Burgos, Jr., is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Illinois. He is the author of Cuban Star: How One Negro League Owner Changed the Face of Baseball (Hill & Wang, 2011) and Playing America?s Game: Baseball, Latinos, and the Color Line (University of California Press, 2011).

Past Events

Saturday, Oct 15 2011

10 AM

What does America?s love of baseball say about our culture, and why does the game continue to enamor and define us? The historic Wrigley Field... read more
2 hours | Talk | Wrigley Field

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