A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

One Strike and You're Out


Andrew Maraniss will discuss his newly published book, "Singled Out," and the challenges faced by Dodger outfielder Glenn Burke, baseball's first openly gay player. He was pressured into leaving the sport after only three years.


Panelist
Andrew Maraniss

New York Times best-selling author Andrew Maraniss writes sports-and history-related nonfiction, telling stories with a larger social message. His new book,"Singled Out," is a biography of Glenn Burke, the first openly gay Major League Baseball player and inventor of the high-five....

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Book:
Singled Out
The True Story of Glenn Burke
Andrew Maraniss
Children / Teens
Philomel Books
March 2021
ISBN 9780593116722
240 pages
$17.99, INSTORE
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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

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Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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