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WPHL’s Inaugural Miami Studies Symposium
March 5 @ 9:30 am - 4:45 pm
The Wolfsonian Public Humanities Lab at Florida International University is hosting the Inaugural Miami Studies Symposium. This will be full day of panels, conversations, art, live music, free food, and more. Panels and discussions will delve into the topics of Uncovering “hidden” histories, Black preservation and memory, and History and influence on café con leche. Schedule of Events: 9:30-10:00am Light Breakfast 10:00-11:30am Miami Life: Uncovering Untold Stories of the Past 11:30am-12:15pm Guided Tour of Historic Hampton House 12:15-1:30pm Lunch with Musical Performance (S.O.U.L. featuring LeNora Jaye) 1:30-3:00pm Preserving and Telling South Florida’s Black History 3:00-3:15pm Short Break 3:15pm-4:45pm Global History of Café con Leche The panels include: Miami Life: Uncovering Untold Stories of the Past Julio Capó Jr. (Moderator) Robin F. Bachin Dudley Alexis Luna Goldberg Preserving and Telling South Florida’s Black History Jacqui B. Colyer (Moderator) Nadege Green Adriane Clark Timothy A. Barber Global History of Café con Leche Sean Adams (Moderator) Andrea Wiley Jonathan Morris Gail Hollander Kenneth Lipartito (Commentator).
This event is funded in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with Wolfsonian Public Humanities Lab at Florida International University.
March 5 @ 9:30 am -
March 5 @ 4:45 pm