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Florida Talks: Black Florida & Voices of Change Webinar Series -The African Diaspora Experience in Florida

May 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am

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A Timeline of 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.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

May 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am -
May 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am

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Presenter Information:
Anthony Dixon, Scholar
Event Fee:
Free
Event Type:
Virtual/Online
Event Registration Link:
Click here to register

Event Contact:

Kechi Okpala
Phone:
(305) 960-4600
Email:
kokpala-c@miamigov.com

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