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African-American Politics

Dr. Sharon Wright Austin is Professor of Political Science at the University of Florida. Her research focuses on African-American women’s political behavior, African-American mayoral elections, rural African-American political activism, and African-American political behavior. Join Ormond Beach Historical Society as Dr. Austin provides a history of African American political issues in Florida and in the nation generally since Reconstruction (with an emphasis on present day issues). This program is funded in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with the Ormond Beach Historical Society.

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Date/time: June 26, 2021 @ 10:00 am

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Dr Sharon Wright Austin, Professor of Political Science, University of Florida

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Desiree Girty
(386) 677-7005

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