Special Panel Discussion: “Race, Sports, and Civil Rights: How Far Have We Come?”

“Race, Sports, and Civil Rights: How Far Have We Come?”

A panel discussion moderated by Professor Charles Ogletree, Harvard Law School Jesse Climenko Professor of Law and author of The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Race, Class, and Crime in America

With panelists:

  • Howard Bryant, senior writer for and ESPN the Magazine, and author of Shut Out: A Story of Race and Baseball in Boston
  • Richard Taylor, CEO of Taylor Smith Realty
  • Alan H. Green, Johnny Baseball cast member
  • Charles Turner, Johnny Baseball cast member

Tuesday, June 22, 9:45 p.m. (following the 7:30 performance of Johnny Baseball)
At the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge
Free and open to the public.

Professor Ogletree and Howard Bryant will be signing books in the A.R.T. lobby before the performance, from 7:00 to 7:30 p.m.