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Commemorative Speaker Series: Dr. Michael Butler presents Race, History, and St. Augustine: Its Importance Then & Now

Dr. Butler will discuss Race, History, and St. Augustine: Its Importance Then & Now. He received both his Master’s and Doctorate in History from the University of Mississippi, where he specialized in 20th century Southern History with an emphasis on the Civil Rights movement. He’s written more than 40 book reviews and encyclopedia entries for various academic journals

Author, Victory After the Fall: The Memories of Civil Rights Activist H. K. Matthews

Published in the Journal of Southern History, the Florida Historical Quarterly, Southern Cultures, Popular Music and Society, and the Journal of Mississippi History

Author of May 2016, Beyond Integration: The Black Freedom Struggle in Escambia County, Florida, 1960 – 1980

All are welcome to this Free event. It will be held in room C116.

The event is part of 400 Years of African American History, a “commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Africans in the English colonies, at Point Comfort, Virginia, in 1619.”

Details

Date:
November 21, 2019
Time:
12:15 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://libraries.sjrstate.edu/400/Speakers

Venue

St. Johns River State College
2990 College Drive
St. Augustine, 32084
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Phone:
(904) 808-7474
Website:
https://libraries.sjrstate.edu/TheWholeStaircase
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