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Florida Talks: Black Florida & Voices of Change Webinar Series -The African Diaspora Experience in Florida
An examination of Florida’s relationship with African descendants, from 1513 to the present has had a direct impact on the state’s growth. Topics include Florida maroons/black Seminoles, slavery, Reconstruction and the Civil Rights Movement.
This event is funded through a Florida Humanities Florida Talks Grant, in partnership with the Virginia Key Beach Park Trust.
Date/time: May 13 @ 10:00 am
Presented By:Anthony Dixon, Scholar