Skip to content
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

A People’s History of South Florida Program Series sponsored by the Marcia J. Kanner Memorial Fund

10/05/2017 @ 6:00 pm 7:30 pm

Panel Discussion- Shaping South Florida: Immigration Stories.

Jan Mapou (Jean-Marie Denis) is an author, playwright, director, arts advocate and the owner of Libreri Mapou (Mapou Bookstore) in Little Haiti. He is the co-founder of the Haitian Cultural Arts Alliance and the recipient of the Folklife Award from the State of Florida.

Rosie Gordon-Wallace is the founder and curator of Diaspora Vibe Gallery and Diaspora Vibe Cultural Arts Incubator. She an active community advocate, serving on the boards of several institutions. Rosie has received numerous awards for her contributions to the cultural community.

Juan Jose Menendez, better known as Pepe, is a Miami transplant, originally from Cuba, who has conducted tours of South Florida history and culture for HistoryMiami Museum for the past ten years

Moderator: Lizette Alvarez is an award-winning journalist and freelance writer.

FREE and open to the public. Refreshments available.

RSVP here

Presented with the support of the Marcia J. Kanner Memorial Fund.

Details

Date:
10/05/2017
Time:
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Event Category:
101 West Flagler Street
Miami, 33130 United States
305-375-1492
https://www.historymiami.org

Release

By entering the premises, you consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on web sites, or any other purpose by HistoryMiami Museum (HMM) and its affiliates and representatives. You release HistoryMiami Museum (HMM) its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings. By entering the premises, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by HistoryMiami Museum (HMM) or the person or entity designated to do so by HistoryMiami Museum (HMM) You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability, and release before entering the premise.

Translate »