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ጆ Tigerland: 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing online ጤ ePUB By Wil Haygood ፫

ጆ Tigerland: 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing online ጤ ePUB By Wil Haygood ፫ ጆ Tigerland: 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing online ጤ ePUB By Wil Haygood ፫ Journalist Haygood tells a story of perseverance, courage, and breathtaking talent as he recounts, in vibrant detail, the achievements of the Tigers, a basketball and baseball team at Columbus, Ohios inner city East High School The author creates moving portraits of the teenagers and their undaunted coaches and supportersHaygood dramatically renders the heady excitement of each game, the tense moments of a close contest, and the exuberanttear jerkingwins The inspiring story of East Highs championship becomes even astonishing in the context of endemic racism, which the author closely examines, and the turmoil of a nation at war and in the midst of unrest, roiled by the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr and Robert Kennedy An engrossing tale of one shining moment in dark times Kirkus starred review As in all his avidly read books, Haygood sets the stories of fascinating individuals within the context of freshly reclaimed and vigorously recounted African American history as he masterfully brings a high school and its community to life This laugh and cry tale of rollicking and wrenching drama set to the beat of thumping basketballs and the crack of baseball bats, fast breaks and cheerleaders chants, is electric with tension and conviction, and incandescent with unity and hope Booklist starred review WIL HAYGOOD is currently a Visiting Distinguished Professor in the department of media, journalism, and film at Miami University, Ohio For nearly three decades he was a journalist, serving as a national and foreign correspondent at The Boston Globe, where he was a Pulitzer Prize finalist, and then at The Washington Post He is the author The Butler A Witness to History Showdown Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America Sweet Thunder The Life and Times of Sugar Ray Robinson In Black and White The Life of Sammy Davis, Jr Two on the River King of the Cats The Life and Times of Adam Clayton Powell Jr and The Haygoods of Columbus A Family Memoir The Butler was later adapted into the critically acclaimed film directed by Lee Daniels, starring Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey He has received a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, and the 2017 Patrick Henry Fellowship Literary Award for his research on Tigerland He lives in Washington, D.C. 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    • Tigerland: 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing
    • 4.3
    • 526
    • Hardcover
    • 432 pages
    • Wil Haygood
    • English
    • 09 July 2017

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