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Virginia Festival of the Book – Sports Night


7:00 PM

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with Frank Deford, John Grisham, Jane Leavy, Dave Zirin, and Tim Wendel

Sponsored by:
the investment firm, Davenport & Company LLC

Moderated by Tim Wendel (Summer of ’68: The Season That Changed Baseball and America Forever), four writers talk about their lives in and around sports: Frank Deford (Over Time: My Life As A Sportswriter), John Grisham (Calico Joe), Jane Leavy (The Last Boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America’s Childhood), and Dave Zirin (Game Over: How Politics are Turning the Sports World Upside Down)

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