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May 15, 2017

May 23: Sam Walker, Hamilton Nolan and Sarah Deming

Varsity Letters is back at The Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge on Tuesday, May 23, for a knockout evening of sportswriting featuring WSJ's Sam Walker, Deadspin's Hamilton Nolan, and former boxer Sarah Deming.

Walker, the former sports editor and current deputy enterprise editor at the Wall Street Journal, will be reading from his new book The Captain Class: The Hidden Force That Creates the World's Greatest Teams.

Nolan, who writes about boxing and other subjects for Deadspin, and Deming, a freelance writer and former boxer, are both contributors to the new collection, The Bittersweet Science: Fifteen Writers in the Gym, in the Corner, and at Ringside.

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Graphics by Mister Lister.

Event Details:

The Gallery at LPR (Official site, map)
158 Bleecker St. (between Sullivan St. and Thompson St.)
New York, NY 10012
Blocks from ACE/BDF/MNR/1/6 trains

Doors open at 7.
Event starts at 7:30.
There is no admission charge.
Attendees must be 21 or older, as per Le Poisson Rouge rules. (Email varsityletters@gmail.com if you are under 21 and would like to attend. The farther in advance, the better; no guarantees.)

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