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African Diaspora Experience in Florida

Event Date:

May 16 @ 6:45 pm

Venue:

Cross Cultural Coalition @ Railroad Square Art Park
645 McDonnell Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32310

Organizer:

Janet Decosmo
850-702-6433
shopsandstudios@gmail.com

Program Description:

Doors open at 6:45 pm with music and refreshments. A presentation by Prof. Anthony Dixon will follow at 7 pm: “Florida has a relationship with African descendants unlike any other state. This relationship has had a direct impact on the growth of Florida. Throughout each period of Florida history there is a significant presence of the African diaspora. Professor Dixon discusses this relationship by utilizing both broad and specific topics from 1513 – to the present.” After the presentation there will be an audience Q/A.

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