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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Race and Change across Cultures and GenerationsThe Salvation Army 600 N Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL, United States
How far we've come and how progress can be made that inspires our youth, drawing on an archive of over 125 oral histories of blacks, whites, Hispanics, Asians and Caribbeans from a variety of heritages. Dr. Kitty Oliver is a veteran journalist and academic, an author and oral historian, a media producer, and a professional singer with an MFA in Creative Writing, specializing in literary nonfiction and memoir, and a
When You Move, I Move–Community Engagement on Climate GentrificationNaomi's Garden Restaurant 650 NW 71st St., Miami, FL, United States
Feeling pressure to move? Wondering where your people are? Does it feel like everything around you is changing too fast? You are a person affected by (climate) gentrification. Florida Atlantic University invites you to a free creative writing workshop. Find and use your voice through writing and community conversation. Registration is required. This program is funded in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with Florida Atlantic
When You Move, I Move: Video ScreeningFlorida Atlantic University 777 Glades Road, SO 207, Boca Raton, FL
As part of the Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative , Florida Atlantic University is hosting a video screening of "When You Move, I Move," an arts-informed research project. The video explores Serena Hoermann's spoken word workshop facilitated last month in Miami. During this workshop, writers and community members came together to respond to displacement pressures in ethnic enclaves in Miami, Florida. The project asks, in ethnic enclaves, how do