Jackie Robinson's daughter Sharon joins Keyshawn, JWill & Zubin to discuss the social and racial injustices, her father breaking the color barrier and the death of Chadwick Boseman, who played Jackie in the movie "42."
Josh Kelman and Todd Walsh take you through an amazing conversation with Sharon Robinson, the daughter of former major-leaguer and civil rights activist Jackie Robinson. This is an episode you don't want to miss.
Sharon Robinson Discusses Jackie Robinson Day in MLB
Angelo Cataldi And The Morning Team
Daughter of Jackie Robinson, Sharon Robinson, calls in to talk about Jackie Robinson Day across the MLB and also comments on the current boycotts happening in sports right now.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Author and Philanthropist Sharon Robinson joins Ed to discuss her father, MLB Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson, the legacy he left behind and the foundation she runs in his name and honor.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The daughter of civil rights pioneer Jackie Robinson is here to talk about her 2019 book, written about her childhood and aimed at taking readers back to 1963 and what happened in Birmingham, Alabama, during that period of time.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Pod-Fest 7 Senator John McCain And Sharon Robinson
Arroe Collins Like It's Live
Hey it’s Arroe and this is Pod-fest 7. A couple of conversations with people we know either through entertainment, politics, science, medical or by helping us put our lives back in order. They’re played back to back. I’ve learned that podcast listening isn’t always about a four minute song. The lyrics we share in the everyday world make being a part of this new age of content incredibly special and these guests always bring their story. On this episode we’re going to spend some time with the late Senator John McCain who in December of 2014 brought us the book Thirteen Soldiers. From their acts of self-sacrifice to their astonishing bravery, these thirteen soldiers embody the best America has to offer. Speaking of history. John’s conversation will be followed by Sharon Robinson. The daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson. Sharon had incredible access to some of the most important events of the era, including her family attending the March on Washington as guests of Martin Luther King Jr. But Robinson was also grappling with her own personal problems like going through puberty and being one of the only black children in her wealthy Connecticut neighborhood. I’m Arroe and this is Pod Fest Seven
This week, we’re talking about the power of telling your own story. You’ll hear from two incredible authors. First is Sharon Robinson, the daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson. Sharon is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction, including many widely praised nonfiction books about her father’s life. This year, she’s telling her OWN story in Child of the Dream — a memoir about one of the most important years in the Civil Rights Movement, 1963, when Sharon was just 13. Later, we talk with Da Chen. Da is a New York TImes bestselling author who joins us to talk about his memoir for young readers, Girl Under a Red Moon. The deeply moving story focuses on Da’s older sister Sisi and their childhood growing up together during the Chinese Cultural Revolution. Additional Resources Learn more about Child of the Dream (A Memoir of 1963) by Sharon Robinson Learn more about Girl Under a Red Moon by Da Chen Guests: Sharon Robinson: daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction. She has also written several widely praised nonfiction books about her father. Da Chen: Da Chen’s life is a true immigrant success story. A native of China, Chen grew up in a tiny village without electricity or running water. He was a victim of communist political persecution during the Chinese Cultural Revolution but then went on to study at the Beijing Languages and Culture University. Da arrived in America at the age of twenty-three with only $30 and a bamboo flute, and attended the Columbia University School of Law on a full scholarship. He lives in Southern California, with his family. Special thanks: Music composed by Lucas Elliot Eberl Sound mix and recording by Daniel Jordan Edited by Mackenzie Cutruzzula Produced by Emily Morrow
We chat with Sharon Robinson, the daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, about what it was like to grow up during the Civil Rights movement.See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Episode 91// Sharon Robinson Learned A Lot From Her Father, Jackie
This is Life Unfiltered - The Podcast
Sharon Robinson, daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction. She has also written several widely praised nonfiction books about her father, including Jackie's Nine, Jackie Robinson's Values to Live By, and Promises to Keep: How Jackie Robinson Changed America.