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Black Masculinity in Florida
An exploration of the history of race in the United States, how race impacts specific events such as the infamous Trayvon Martin shooting and its implications on other issues, including standardized testing, school suspension, and the criminal justice system.
Dr. Vincent Adejumo graduated from the University of Florida’s Political Science PhD program majoring in policy and administration. He is currently a fulltime lecturer in the African American Studies program at UF teaching Intro to African American Studies, The Wire, Mentoring At-Risk Youth, Black Wall Street, and Black Masculinity.
This event is funded by Florida Humanities’ Florida Talks program in partnership with the Broward County Public Library Foundation.
Date/time: February 16, 2020 @ 12:30 pm
Presented By:Vincent Adejumo, Scholar