Earley to talk at JMU

crazy-pete-earley.jpgItem by Chris Graham

Pulitzer finalist Pete Earley will discuss his book Crazy: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness Friday at James Madison University.

Earley’s talk will begin at 10 a.m. in the Transitions Room of Warren Hall on the JMU campus.

Earley’s book was one of two finalists for the 2007 Pulitzer Prize.

The author was interviewed for a story in the Summer 2007 edition of The New Dominion magazine on mental-health issues entitled “Mind games: Virginia mental-health system under the microscope.”

The talk is free and open to the public.

Parking will be available in Lot C4, which is accessible from Cantrell Avenue.


UVA Basketball Fans!

uva basketball team of destiny
Team of Destiny: Inside Virginia Basketball’s Run to the 2019 National Championship, by Jerry Ratcliffe and Chris Graham, is available for $25. The book, with additional reporting by Zach Pereles, Scott Ratcliffe, and Scott German, will take you from the aftermath of the stunning first-round loss to UMBC in 2018 through to the thrilling overtime win over Texas Tech to win the 2019 national title, the first in school history.

Dick Vitale on Team of Destiny: “This is a hoops story you will LOVE! Jerry and Chris capture the sensational and dramatic championship journey by Tony Bennett and his tenacious Cavalier team. UVA was Awesome Baby and so is this book!”

Ralph Sampson on Team of Destiny: “Jerry and Chris have lived and seen it all, even before my time. I highly recommend this book to every basketball fan across the globe. This story translates to all who know defeat and how to overcome it!”

Feedback from buyers: “Got the Book in the Mail Saturday, and could not put it down! Great read and great photography as well! Love all of the books I’ve received, but hands down, this is my favorite!” – Russell

Buy here.

augusta free press news
augusta free press news
augusta free press news