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June 15: Varsity Letters at The Gallery at LPR in Manhattan.


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June 15: The Sport of Kings

Varsity Letters returns to the Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge for a special Monday night edition looking at horse racing in the wake of American Pharoah's historic Triple Crown victory. Joe Drape, who covers horse racing for the New York Times, and Pia Catton, who does so for the Wall Street Journal, will participate in a panel discussion along with writer and pari-mutuel clerk Elizabeth Minkel. The event will be moderated by Teresa Genaro, who blogs about the sport at Brooklyn Backstretch.

May 31: Sunday Night Varsity Letters

Varsity Letters returns to the Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge for a special Sunday night edition. Writer Charles Leerhsen will be on hand to discuss his new book Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty. He'll be joined by Jon Pessah, author of The Game: Inside the Secret World of Major League Baseball's Power Brokers.

April 23: Baseball Night

Varsity Letters returns to the Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge for a look at all things baseball. Legendary broadcaster Ed Lucas and his son Chris will discuss their new memoir, Seeing Home: The Ed Lucas Story: A Blind Broadcaster's Story of Overcoming Life's Greatest Obstacles. They'll be joined by Matthew Silverman, a die-hard Mets fan and author of Baseball Miscellany: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Baseball.

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