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Diversity and Inclusion

Virtual Book Talk on Racism in America

June 25, 2020 at 8:00amDecember 31, 2020 at 5:00pm EDT

While writing his autobiography in 2009, the late Earl Lloyd, NBA pioneer, shared deeply personal thoughts on racism in America. This is an excerpt from Sean Kirst’s  book “Moonfixer, The Basketball Journey of Earl Lloyd,” published by the Syracuse University Press as read by Syracuse poet and writer Aarick Knighton. Lloyd was the first African-American athlete to play in the NBA.

Here’s a link to the video:

This event was published on June 25, 2020.

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