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Rooted in Duval: History, Memory & Legacy
October 11 @ 6:00 pm
Venue:Museum of Science & History
1025 Museum Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Is history always written by the victors? Taking into account multiple perspectives allows us to gain a broader understanding of the past. Over 4,000 lynchings of African Americans have been documented in the United States. Join Dr. David Jamison of Edwards Waters College and Dr. Scott Matthews of Florida State College of Jacksonville as they share their research on the seven documented victims of lynching in Duval County, Florida. This program considers the unique relationship between archival and oral histories. Q & A will follow the presentation. Guests are encouraged to tour the Legacy of Lynching exhibit from 6 to 7 p.m. The program starts at 7 p.m. Spots are limited, please at themosh.org.
Jun 28, 2019 – Jan 4, 2020
Historic Thomas Center
Synchronica :: Framing Time, is an exhibition of 150 photo self-portraits and peer-portraits of young adults made in the same, broad place and ‘moment in time’: Gainesville, Florida 2019.
Aug 24, 2019 – Dec 8, 2019
A traveling exhibition that seeks to spark an honest conversation about the legacy of racial injustice in America today. Developed in collaboration with the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) and the Brooklyn Museum.
Sept 14 – Nov 9
Coral Springs Museum of Art
Coral Springs, FL
Internationally published photographer, and alumnus of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Ian Witlen is debuting his powerful audio visual exhibition.
Oct 26, 2019 – Jan 19, 2020
Pensacola Museum of Art
The exhibit features 100 oil portraits of Americans who went to war in Iraq and Afghanistan.