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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.
Date/time: February 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Presented By:Dr. Anthony Dixon
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].