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The African Diaspora Experience in Florida

February 23, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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A Timeline of the African Diaspora Experience in Florida.

An examination of Florida’s relationship with African descendants, from 1513 to the present, which 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 by the Florida Humanities Florida Talks program, in partnership with the Friends of the Monroe County Public Library in Key West Florida, Inc.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

February 23, 2021 @ 10:30 am -
February 23, 2021 @ 11:30 am

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Presenter Information:
Dr. Anthony Dixon
Event Fee:
Free
Event Type:
Virtual/Online
Event Registration Link:
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Note: This event will be live-streamed on Facebook at the date and time above. Registration is not required. If you have any questions about this event, contact Michael Nelson at [email protected].

Event Contact:

Michael Nelson
Phone:
(305) 292-3595
Email:
nelson-michael@monroecounty-fl.gov

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