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Alert: Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), some events have been cancelled or postponed. We are working to ensure that our events calendar remains accurate. We strongly urge you to call the event contact for any program you are interested in to confirm that the event is still planned.

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Latin Southern Foodways

Online

Join Dr. Simone Delerme, McMullan Associate Professor of Southern Studies and Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Mississippi, as she discusses the influence Latin cultures have had on southern food and culture. No registration required. Visit the library's online calendar for the Zoom link. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701. Funding for this program was provided through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with

Puerto Rico and the Caribbean Southern Foodways

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join Dr. Sarah Fouts, University of Maryland Assistant Professor in the Department of American Studies, as she discusses the influence Caribbean cultures have had on southern foodways, and vice versa. No registration required. Visit the library's online calendar for the Zoom link. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701. Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for

African American Southern Foodways

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join Dr. Martha Bireda, Director of the Blanchard House Museum in Punta Gorda, Florida, as she discusses the development of southern foodways through the African American perspective. No registration required. Visit the library's online calendar for the Zoom link. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701. Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any

Indigenous Southern Foodways

Join Dr. Margaret Scarry, Director, and Professor of Anthropology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as she discusses the impact Indigenous cultures have had on the foods and flavors used to create southern food. No registration is required. Visit the library's online calendar for the Zoom link. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701. Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Florida

Jewish Foodways

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join Dr. Hasia Diner, Paul and Sylvia Steinberg Professor of American Jewish History at NYU, as she discusses the development of southern foodways through the Jewish perspective. No registration is required. Visit the library's online calendar for the Zoom link. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701. Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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