Washing Away History is a two-part virtual panel series on Fort Mose’s past, present, and future. The first panel, Washing Away History: Changing Tides at Fort Mose, is Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 5:30pm via Zoom.
The discussion covers the historical and cultural significance of Fort Mose and the ways in which its’ interpretation and advocacy have impacted the site over time.
Panelists for this event are:
+ Dr. Jane Landers — Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of History, Vanderbilt University
+ Dr. Jane Mahoney — Executive Director, Fort Mose Historical Society
+ Darcie MacMahon — Director of Exhibits and Public Programs, University of Florida’s Florida Museum of Natural History
+ James Bullock — local St. Augustine interpreter and actor
Brought to you by George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida and Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center, in partnership with Florida Museum of Natural History.
This event is part of the Resilience: Black Heritage in St. Augustine collaborative project.
Be sure to click the event website link to register for this free event.