“Segregation Story” Free Exhibition Lecture

When: Back to Calendar May 18, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Where: Mount Dora Center for the Arts Gallery
138 E 5th Ave
Mt Dora,FL 32757
Cost: Free Admission
Contact: Beth Miller

Dr. Scott French, May 18th at 6:30pm
Free Admission. No Registration Required.

Segregation Story, a collection of photographs by Gordon Parksa noted African American photographer, musician, writer and film director will be exhibited.  Parks is known for his photos documenting segregation in the south. Parks’ work has been reserved through The Gordon Parks Foundation.

A lecture by Dr. Scott French, an Associate Professor of Digital & Public History at the University of Central Florida, will focus on the forms that segregation took in “progressive” Southern towns of Central Florida, and the relevance of history to our current conversations on race.