The Mary Tefft White Cultural Center Lecture Series presents author and journalist, Tom Shea, Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Join us at the Roger Williams University Library in the Mary Tefft White Cultural Center at 4:30pm.
Tom Shea was a reporter for the Springfield Republican for forty years, including six years covering the Boston Red Sox. In 1991, he was among the first reporters writing about the priest sexual abuse scandal in New England. His work has appeared in Baseball American, New England Monthly and USA Today. In 2003, Shea received the New England Associated Press News Executive Award for best local New England column. His most recent book is Dingers: The 101 Most Memorable Home Runs in Baseball History.