Baseball and Becoming American
Tuesdays, October 7, 14, 21, and 28 at 6:00 pm
Series of four weekly lectures
$90/$75 for Members
Tickets coming soon.
Drawing on primary and secondary sources featured in the exhibition, this series of lectures will examine the ways in which American baseball has served as a reflection of and catalyst for the development of American culture since the 19th century.
Instructor: Rabbi Rebecca T. Alpert, Professor of Religion at Temple University and author of Out of Left Field: Jews and Black Baseball and advisor to Chasing Dreams.
Special guest instructor: Jeffrey S. Gurock, Libby M. Klaperman Professor of Jewish History at Yeshiva University.