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


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.

Events Details:

Date/time: May 13 @ 10:00 am
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Presented By:

Anthony Dixon, Scholar

Event Fee:

Free

Event Type:

Virtual/Online

Event Contact:

Event Contact:

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

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