Baylor Alumnus and Author Tony Castro, "The Religion of Sports: From Michelangelo to Derek Jeter"

DateOctober 12, 2017
Time3:30 - 5:00 pm
LocationKayser Auditorium in the Hankamer Academic Center.
DescriptionThe Texas Collection proudly presents Baylor alumnus and award-winning author Tony Castro who will speak on the topic, "The Religion of Sports: From Michelangelo to Derek Jeter. Castro is the author of many books including The Prince of South Waco American Dreams and Great Expectations (2013) and Mickey Mantle: America's Prodigal Son (2002), which is considered by many to be the top biography of the American baseball hero. Castro will speak about the intersection of sport and religion in the lives of the people he has studied and written about. Following the presentation, Castro will sign copies of his works at a reception at The Texas Collection.
PublisherUniversity Libraries
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