Events Calendar

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, and more.

Alert: Some events may be canceled or postponed. We work to ensure that our events calendar remains accurate. We strongly urge you to call the event contact for any program you are interested in to confirm that the event is still planned.

Loading Events

« All Events

Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC)’s Caribbean Studies Book Talk Series: “Voodoo: The History of a Racial Slur” by Dr. Danielle N. Boaz

May 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join the Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) for a talk by Dr. Danielle N. Boaz on her latest book, Voodoo: The History of a Racial Slur (2023, Oxford University Press). This talk will be held in person at the African American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC) in Ft. Lauderdale, and the book will be available for check out at AARLCC, Florida International University’s Green Library, and the Miami Dade Public Library-Edison Branch.

Registration is required. Funding for this program is provided through Community Project Grant from Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities and in partnership with the Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC). Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

May 30 @ 6:00 pm -
May 30 @ 7:30 pm

Other

Presenter Information:
Dr. Danielle N. Boaz, Associate Professor of Africana Studies at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte
Event Fee:
Free
Event Type:
In-person
Event Registration Link:
Register Here

Event Contact:

Katie Coldiron
Phone:
305-348-6485

Event Venue:

African American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLC)
2650 Sistrunk Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
+ Google Map
Venue Phone:
305-348-6485

has been added to the cart. View Cart
Florida Humanities /* */