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Mar 21

Lunch and Lit: March Madness

Time: 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Location: Schlow Centre Region Library

Join veteran journalist Brian Toolan and John Affleck, the Knight Chair in Journalism and Sociiety and director of the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism, in a celebration of "March Madness." Toolan and Affleck will discuss the politics, press and promotion involved in NCAA men's basketball tournament and college sports. Toolan's book, "Snubbed: A Basketball Season of Triumph, Crisis and Despair," is a dramatic story of the 2015-16 St. Bonaventure University  basketball team. Toolan served as the national editor for The Associated Press, the Pulitzer Prize-winning editor-in-chief of the Hartford Courant and business editor of the Philadelphia Inquirer. 

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