Charles B. Kastner: Race Across America

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Tues Feb 4, 2020, 7 pm
Elliott Bay Book Company Capitol Hill (Seattle)
In the late 1920s, Seattle-born runner Eddie "The Sheik" Gardner endured racist death threats and other forms of harassment as he competed in the Transcontinental Foot Race across America. Charles B. Kastner chronicles the athlete's journey in his biography Race Across America, which he'll read from tonight.

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Elliott Bay Book Company

1521 10th Ave Seattle, WA 98122 Venue website

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