In local communities across Florida, humanities-rich programming is making a lasting impact in the hearts and minds of Sunshine State residents and visitors alike. Florida Humanities is proud to partner with local community champions to bring you high-quality public programming through Community Project Grants, Florida Talks, Museum on Main Street, Poetry Out Loud, Prime Time, and more.
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At the 6th annual Florida History Con, Dr. Richard Buckelew of Bethune-Cookman University will present his talk, "Confronting the 'Hard History' of Racial Terror Lynching in Jim Crow Volusia County: Volusia Remembers Coalition and Community Engagement with Past Victims and Continuing Legacies of Racial Injustice" The Volusia Remembers Coalition illustrates how effective and meaningful community engagement can be when a diverse group of Volusia County citizens join forces to acknowledge