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Florida Talks: Black Florida & Voices of Change Webinar Series-Strange Fruit in Florida
April 8, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Florida’s painful history of racial violence highlighted by civil rights activist Harry T. Moore’s fight against lynching and the Ku Klux Klan that led to his death in a bombing of his home. “Strange Fruit” refers to a song made famous by Billie Holiday about the lynching of African Americans in the South.
This event is funded through a Florida Humanities Florida Talks Grant, in partnership with the Virginia Key Beach Park Trust.
April 8, 2021 @ 10:00 am -
April 8, 2021 @ 11:30 am