Softball and hardball writers "pitch" the beauty and magic of the game of baseball. Terry McDermott and Erica Westly will discuss their recent books with Ricardo Valerdi, a UA professor who studies the physics of baseball. Assistive listening devices available.
|Where:||Koffler Room 216 (Seats 89, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 11, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - Koffler Patio (following presentation)|
Terry McDermott is a former national reporter for the Los Angeles Times. He has written extensively about terrorism, neuroscience and, when he feels like having a good time, baseball. In addition to "Off Speed," he is the author of "The Hunt for KSM: Inside the Pursuit and Takedown of the Real 9/11 Mastermind - Khalid Sheikh Mohammed," "Perfect Soldiers: The Hijackers - Who They Were and Why They Did It," "101 Theory Drive: The Discovery of Memory....
Erica Westly is the author of "Fastpitch: The Untold History of Softball and the Women Who Made the Game" (Touchstone), which was a finalist for the 2017 PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing. She is a recipient of the Knight-Wallace Journalism Fellowship at the University of Michigan....