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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Voices and Votes: Democracy in Action
Celebrate the virtual opening of the Smithsonian Institution Museums on Main Street exhibition Voices and Votes: Democracy in America with the Florida Historic Capitol Museum and The Village Square! Join famed political scientist Dr. Susan McManus and Miami Herald Tallahassee Bureau Chief and Harvard Neiman Fellow Mary Ellen Klas as they discuss the lessons learned from our unique state during the 2020 election cycle. Candidates and voters across Florida turned
Inaugural Soul of Southside Festival’s Afternoon of RemembranceHyatt House Hotel 1100 Railroad Ave, Tallahassee, FL
This hybrid event will offer in-person and virtual participation experiences that blend education and entertainment to explore the historic influence of Tallahassee's Southside and its residents on the city. Hear from three esteemed scholars as they guide us through this afternoon of remembrance: Dr. Larry Rivers, Distinguished Professor of History at Florida A&M University; Dr. Tameka Hobbs, Founding Director at Florida Memorial University's Social Justice Institute; and Dr. Tiffany Packer,