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Date: 04/13/13
Time: 1:00PM
Location: NLBM

Event Description
Program is part of the SWING INTO HISTORY: Baseball & American Culture Series, a partnership between the National Archives at Kansas City and the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Chris Lamb is a professor of Journalism at Indiana University-Indianapolis and is on the staff of the National Sports Journalism Center. He is the author of six books and has written work for The New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Newsweek, and Sports Illustrated. Lamb will discuss and sign copies of his book "Conspiracy of Silence: Sportswriters and the Long Campaign to Desegregate Baseball." He is also author of "Blackout: The Untold Story of Jackie Robinson's First Spring Training." Both books will be available for sale at the Extra Inning Museum Store.

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