Florida Conversations: Manalena, A Tocobaga Woman


November, 2019


6:30 PM – 7:30 PM EST



Tampa Bay History Center

801 Water Street

Tampa, FL 33602

Historian Scott Cave tells the true story of a 16th-century Tocobaga woman who was kidnapped by conquistadors, traveled the world, survived and made it home, only to be at the center of one of Florida’s first murder mysteries. 

Florida Conversations is free and open to the public, and is co-sponsored by the USF Libraries Florida Studies Center and supported by WUSF Public Media, and features authors and presenters covering a variety of Florida topics, from politics to fiction, history to environmental issues.

For more information, contact the History Center at (813) 228-0097.