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Separate Is Not Equal: Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education May 17, 1954- May 17, 2024

April 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

OneJax, 904ward, the NAACP, the Association for the Study of African American Life and History, and the Florida Press Educational Services invite the public to a community discussion on the history and continuing impact of Brown v. Board of Education in the Sunshine State. This event will include a screening of the short documentary film Just Another Bombing?: This is Donal and Iona’s Story,  a deeply moving account of surviving a 1964 Klan bombing in Jacksonville followed by a panel discussion. Panelists include: author Terri Brown Neal, Florida State College at Jacksonville’s Chief Investment Officer Cleve Warren, Dr. David Jamison, Assistant Professor of History at Edward Waters University, and author Tim Gilmore.

There is no charge to attend this event, but an RSVP by April 8 is required.

Funding for this panel discussion is provided in part with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities and in partnership with the Florida Press Educational Services. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

April 16 @ 6:00 pm -
April 16 @ 8:00 pm

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Presenter Information:
Author Terri Brown Neal, Florida State College at Jacksonville's Chief Investment Officer Cleve Warren, Assistant Professor of History at Edward Waters University Dr. David Jamison, and author Tim Gilmore.
Event Fee:
Free
Event Type:
In-person
Event Registration Link:
Register Here

Event Contact:

Sue Bedry
Phone:
(727) 893-8969

Event Venue:

Jessie Ball duPont Center
40 E Adams St.
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
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Venue Phone:
(727) 893-8969

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