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The 9th Annual Jerrell H. Shofner Lecture on Florida History and Culture
The 9th Annual Jerrell H. Shofner Lecture on Florida History and Culture celebrates the 100th volume of the Florida Historical Quarterly with an insightful conversation between four esteemed journal editors on topics ranging from the role of the discipline of history in the 21st century to the the future of history journals, and the study of history in difficult times. The four panelists have been or currently are the editors of American Historical Review, the oldest and most prestigious American history journal, the Journal of Southern History, Agricultural History, and the immediate past editor of the Florida Historical Quarterly. Please join us for what promises to be a lively conversation accessible to both general and academic audiences.
This program is funded in part through a Florida Humanities – Humanities Centers Grant in partnership with the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees.
Date/time: October 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Presented By:Claire Strom, Craig Friend, Randal Hall, Alex Lichtenstein - editors and former editors of American Historical Review
Event Type:Combination of in-person and virtual/online