Byron Motley, “Oh, How They Lived: Stories of the Negro Leagues...Changed our Society"
11/13/2008 7 pm
Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008, 7 p.m., Maddox Theatre Producer of the new documentary Oh, How They Lived: Stories of the Negro Leagues , Motley grew up hearing stories about the Negro leagues from his father, who was a chief umpire for the leagues. In his documentary, Motley and former Negro league players reminisce and discuss stories and memories about the historic Negro baseball leagues. The presentation combines the contributions of both African-American athletes and musicians.