Jeff Laing Book Signing: “Bud Fowler: Baseball’s First Black Professional”

The Santa Fe Ancients’ Pennant Race of the NM Baseball League



Event Description

Santa Fe author and retired English and drama teacher Jeff Laing delivers a free Brainpower & Brownbags lecture on "That Championship Season (1888): The Santa Fe Ancients' Pennant Race of the New Mexico Baseball League," at noon on Wednesday, Aug. 21, in the Meem Community Room. Enter for free through the museum's Washington Avenue doors.

Laing, a Santa Fe resident, is a retired English and drama teacher whose new book is "Bud Fowler: Baseball’s First Black Professional" (McFarland, 2013).

Listen to on-air interviews with Laing on the "Julia Goldberg Morning Show," August 21 at 8:30 a.m. (KVSF 101.5 FM); and on the "Santa Fe Radio Cafe" on September 11 at 8 a.m. (KSFR 101.1 FM).