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FORUM MagazinesIf you want to know more about Florida, you’re in the right place. Here you can read, view, listen, and enjoy engaging, colorful, insightful stories about our state and its people, past and present. Delve into our award-winning FORUM magazine in print and online. Watch our many public-television documentaries. And listen to our archive of radio programs. Our goal is to offer you a richer perspective on Florida that helps illuminate the issues and inform the conversation today.

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PRINT: Enjoy our beautifully illustrated and always thought-provoking print edition. Readers tell us they savor (and many save) every issue. Published twice per year, FORUM introduces you to interesting people, distinctive places, and intriguing topics.

DIGITAL: Access FORUM online. See some recent issues below. In addition, we offer a searchable archive of FORUMs published since the 1980s.

2016-09-FORUM-Media-OptionalFeaturing the Florida Book Awards

Get to know some of the best writers Florida has to offer: winners of the Florida Book Awards. Also, meet the delightful David Kirby, winner of the 2016 Florida Humanities Lifetime Achievement Award for Writing. And savor the colorful history of Ybor City and Florida’s poetic African soul and soil.

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Spring 2016

Meet Florida military veterans and hear their stories of serving, persevering despite injuries, and carving out new lives in the civilian world. Also: Learn how Florida became the state to watch in presidential elections.

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Summer 2015

Meet this year’s Florida Book Award winners (from first-time novelists to bestselling authors) and sample their books. Also, get to know our new Poet Laureate Peter Meinke, Florida Dream writer Gary Mormino—and much more.

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Spring 2015

Stroll through the storied streets of our nation’s oldest city—St. Augustine. Read how this small, fascinating city deals with six million tourists annually while digging up history and trying to cope with modern problems.

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Fall 2014

Enter a place of jeweled light, massive caverns, and labyrinthine tunnels that hold Florida’s liquid gold: water. Explore the beauty and history of our springs—and learn about problems they face today.

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Summer 2014

Meet the 2014 Florida Book Award winners and read excerpts of their work; get to know writer’s writer Janet Burroway; enjoy our new Florida poetry column; and much more.

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Spring-Fall-2014

Spring 2014

Read the story of the Florida orange and the fight today to save it. Also in this issue: Experience a suspense writer’s brutally beautiful Eden, and learn how a Miami cardiologist is bridging cultures.

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Fall 2013

Read about poets and warriors, heroes and hucksters, artists and singers—and everything under the Florida sun! This issue covers the gamut with excerpts from some of the best articles we’ve published over the past quarter century.

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Spring 2013

Experience the unseen Florida. Follow photojournalist Carlton Ward and his team as they trek through 1,000 miles of untamed land and water in 100 days, meeting lots of people along the way.

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FORUM Archive

Visit our archive of all past issues of FORUM, a searchable collection of more than 60 issues and counting. Our partner and website host for this archive is the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. Access for the FORUM archive, here.

Documentaries

How did Florida evolve from a sleepy southern frontier to the multicultural mega-state it is today? How will—or should—Florida grow and develop in the future? Watch our public-television documentaries to learn more and join the conversation. Access documentaries, here.