In local communities across Florida, humanities-rich programming is making a lasting impact in the hearts and minds of Sunshine State residents and visitors alike. Florida Humanities is proud to partner with local community champions to bring you high-quality public programming through Community Project Grants, Florida Talks, Museum on Main Street, and more.
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Strange Fruit in Florida
Dr. Tameka Hobbs of Florida Memorial University’s Social Justice Institute shares the story of Florida's painful history of racial violence by highlighting civil rights activist Harry T. Moore's fight against lynching and the Ku Klux Klan.
Only in Florida! Your Story, Your Art
The well-worn cliché Yes, but is it art? speaks volumes about what is and is not considered art in our society. And, who is and who is not considered an artist. Only in Florida! Your Story, Your Art is a dynamic performance/lecture that weaves together the creative impulses and talents of storytellers and outsider visual artists-both groups who were long considered unworthy of serious recognition and study. Participants will hear