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Cancelled! The Destruction of Rosewood

February 28, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Rosewood, Florida Massacre in 1923.

A critical analysis of Rosewood, a predominantly black community destroyed in 1923 during a racially motivated attack, and other majority-black cities in Florida within the context of group economics and how that tradition among African Americans was destroyed.

Dr. Vincent Adejumo is currently a fulltime lecturer in the African American Studies program at UF teaching Intro to African American Studies, The Wire, Mentoring At-Risk Youth, Black Wall Street, and Black Masculinity.

This event is funded by Florida Humanities’ Florida Talks program in partnership with St. Pete Preservation.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

February 28, 2020 @ 6:00 pm -
February 28, 2020 @ 6:00 pm


Presenter Information:
Vincent Adejumo, Scholar
Event Fee:

Event Contact:

Monica Kile

Event Venue:

Dr. Carter G. Woodson Museum
2240 9th Ave South
Saint Petersburg, FL 33712 United States
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