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Jackie Robinson's Austin
The All-American, Major League star and human rights hero spent a few youthful months on the east side of our city's 'Mason-Dixon Line'
"...was still in high school when he first met Jackie Robinson. It was in 1944, at the Yeates Drug..."

Feb. 21, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Jackie Robinson's Story Hits the Paramount With '42'
Panel including movie star and Robinson's daughter to follow
"...film about the life and career of the late Jackie Robinson, whose joining of the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947..."

March 19, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

42
Jackie Robinson's story is told as a socially conscious moral tale about the malevolence of segregation.
"...Inherently, the story of Jackie Robinson leaving the historic Negro League to join baseball’s..."

April 12, 2013 Movie Review by Louis Black

Our Song
"...Directed by: Jim Mckay. Starring: The Jackie Robinson Steppers Marching Band, Kim Howard, Ray Anthony Thomas,..."

Aug. 3, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Cobb
"...100-percent, dyed-in-the-wool sonofabitch. He beat his wife. He called Jackie Robinson (and every other black man) a nigger. He..."

Jan. 13, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

ESPN Goes Inaugural
ESPN to commemorate Obama’s inauguration with 'Breaking Barriers' marathon and more
"...athletes such as Arthur Ashe, Jack Johnson, and Eddie Robinson. Today, MLK Day, they are airing seven hours of..."

Jan. 19, 2009 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

LBJ Library Celebrates Fight for Equality in American Sports
The “Get in the Game” exhibition’s opening ceremony is April 21
"...of 1947, before a crowd of 20,000, a 28-year-old Jackie Robinson became the first player in the modern era..."

April 18, 2018 Events Post by Milo Webb

Love Bath
SXSW 2010 keynote speaker Smokey Robinson originally wanted to be a cowboy, but they didn't have any horses in his hood
"...Looking into Smokey Robinson's enormous green eyes compares to nothing. Immediate and innate..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

El Diablo
Digging down into the depths of history (segregation) for the story of Willie "El Diablo" Wells and Austin black baseball.
"...innovator, pioneering the use of batting helmets, and training Jackie Robinson to play second base as he prepared to..."

July 4, 2003 Sports Feature by Michael Chamy

I Spy
"...Alexander Scott and Robert Culp as co-spy-cum-tennis bum Kelly Robinson are apt to leave the theatre scratching their heads..."

Nov. 1, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

ATL
Wicked smart examination of black kids in modern Atlanta features talented young actors navigating the circuitous path to adulthood while spending their downtime at the local roller rink.
"...Directed by: Chris Robinson. Starring: Tip Harris, Evan Ross, Mykelti Williamson, Jackie Long,..."

March 31, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg
"...still a mystery) where, ironically, he played along newcomer Jackie Robinson, who had broken the color barrier in 1947..."

Aug. 18, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Get on Up
As James Brown, Chadwick Boseman captures the performer's voice, moves, sweat, and swagger, but this biopic, as a whole, needs a stronger compass.
"...Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Craig Robinson, Lennie James, Jill Scott, Josh Hopkins, Fred Melamed, Tika..."

Aug. 1, 2014 Movie Review by William Goss

Texas Book Festival 2019: Who Belongs?
Authors explore what it means to be an American outsider
"...a higher (or whiter) class of Americans is Sharon Robinson, award-winning author and daughter of Brooklyn Dodgers hero Jackie..."

Oct. 25, 2019 Arts Post by Saskia Henn

No No: A Dockumentary
Famous for pitching a no-hitter while high on acid, Dock Ellis the man was so much more.
"...reads aloud a letter of support from another trailblazer, Jackie Robinson, you can bet the audience will be leaking..."

Sept. 5, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Draft Day
Baseball season arrives with Kevin Costner playing a football GM. Blasphemy!
"...Scott Rothman and Rajiv Joseph. (This Boseman lately played Jackie Robinson in 42. Yes, baseball.)..."

April 11, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Familiar Features at Dallas International Film Festival
Revisit some favorites that hit Austin already
"...Chadwick Boseman portrays Jackie Robinson in this Warner Bros. film about the life..."

April 4, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

Black, White, and Unequal?
"...major league baseball is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Jackie Robinson's entry into the league, Americans seem to be..."

Aug. 15, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing
The script for this baseball play is a bit wobbly, but Austin Playhouse fields a strong production for the win
"...Kansas City, 1947. Jackie Robinson has just broken the color barrier, becoming the..."

Feb. 26, 2016 Arts Review by Shanon Weaver

Something to Live For
"...heir apparent to his gospel crown. "There's always a Jackie Robinson to pave the way for somebody, and Elmer..."

Feb. 26, 1999 Music Feature by Jay Hardwig

Public Notice
Ugly Americans
"...Sun, Oct 5, 6-10pm, will feature two speakers, Sharon Robinson, author of the book Stealing Home and daughter of..."

Oct. 3, 1997 Column by Kate X Messer

Another Fastball for Hank Aaron
Legendary slugger hits Austin, revisits 80 years of accomplishments
"...addressed modern race relations, equating them to one-time Austinite Jackie Robinson’s old parable – “I just want the playing..."

Jan. 23, 2015 Sports Post by Chase Hoffberger

Say It Loud! A Celebration of Black Music in America
Box Sets
"...Ballard, Louis Jordan, Big Joe Turner); soul (Ray Charles, Jackie Wilson, Wilson Pickett, Aretha, Marvin, Al Green, Temptations); gospel..."

Dec. 7, 2001 Music Review by Christopher Gray

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...The most famous member was 1st Lt. Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson, who was arrested after being told to move..."

Feb. 25, 2022 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...Jackie Robinson was stationed at Fort Hood when he was..."

Aug. 7, 2020 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

New Austin Music Worth Your Bandwidth This Week
What we’re playing
"...be American stories. There's a song about Grandpa, about Jackie Robinson, a song about riding mules out of the..."

May 22, 2020 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Beto O'Rourke and Ethan Hawke in Conversation
Two Texans discuss politics, fear, and the power of Willie Nelson to bring us back together
"...there. I love the story about Branch Rickey and Jackie Robinson. You probably know this, but Kurt Russell played..."

Aug. 17, 2018 News Feature by Ethan Hawke

Readily Apparent Media on Their Basketball Doc
Local production house goes for the fast break
"...Syracuse Nationals was civil rights icon Earl Lloyd, "the Jackie Robinson of basketball," says Humphrey...."

April 14, 2017 Screens Feature by Sean L. Malin

AISD Taking Offers on Underused Properties
Four buildings plus 75 acres up for new uses
"...Service Center) • 7.96 acres at Tannehill Lane and Jackie Robinson Street • 12.496 acres at 4806 Trail West..."

Oct. 3, 2016 News Post by Richard Whittaker

A Wild Pitch of a Life
No No: A Dockumentary chronicles the legendary life of pitcher Dock Ellis
"...in locker rooms, earned the admiration and guidance of Jackie Robinson, and called out Hall of Fame managers for..."

Sept. 5, 2014 Screens Feature by Chase Hoffberger

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