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Cancelled! Scribbling Women in Florida
A dozen women authors who put Florida on the map. From Harriet Beecher Stowe and Constance Fenimore Woolson to Laura Ingalls Wilder, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, they all gravitated to the Land of Flowers.
Betty Jean Steinshouer is a Fellow in Florida Studies at the University of South Florida, which resulted in almost twenty years of research and writing on a book about twelve authors (Harriet Beecher Stowe, Constance Fenimore Woolson, Sarah Orne Jewett, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Zora Neale Hurston, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Rose Wilder Lane, Elizabeth Bishop, Anne Morrow Lindbergh, and Rachel Carson) exploring their relationships with the Land of Flowers in The Florida Journeys.
This event is funded by Florida Humanities’ Florida Talks program in partnership with North Florida College.
Date/time: March 31, 2020 @ 11:00 am
Presented By:Betty Jean Steinshouer, Chautauquan, Scholar