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Jackie Robinson: A Game Apart
Performing Arts | Film
Date: February 7, 2014
Time: 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Show map
The Batte Center, Wingate University
403 N. Camden Rd
Wingate, NC

In "Jackie Robinson: A Game Apart," actor Mike Wiley provides a glimpse of Jackie Robinsonís life during a bygone era of separate and unequal locker rooms, of whites only hotels, and of restaurants where only a back door was opened for colored athletes. A star player who was showered with adulation on the field, Robinson became a secondclass citizen when he walked off the diamond.



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