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The American Black Experience: Then & Now
February 1 @ 8:00 pm
619 NE 1st Street
Gainesville, FL 32601
“The American Black Experience: Then & Now” is a social and cultural criticism of racism in America through an important historical lens. The project will feature two performance pieces – “The Colored Door at the Train Depot” (February 1 – 17, 2019) and “Pipeline” (March 15 – 31, 2019) – that explore race, gender, education patriotism and economic disparity. This project will also include community engagement sessions. Sessions will take place in various locations throughout Alachua County. Participants are encouraged to reflect on personal biases, privilege and explore systemic racism in the United States.
Apr 11 – Aug 30, 2019
North Miami Public Library
The North Miami Memory Project is an interactive exhibit and lecture series that documents Miami’s past.
Apr 12 – Aug 31, 2019
Hannibal Square Heritage Center
Winter Park, FL
This exhibit features new portraits and living histories of their most senior residents who are natives or longtime residents of the African American west side Winter Park community.
Mar 23 – May 5, 2019
Havana History & Heritage Society
Crossroads: Change in Rural America explores many themes that resonate with Floridians today, including identity, community, persistence and managing change.