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Florida Conversations: John Lewis: In Search of the Beloved Community

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

John Lewis: In Search of the Beloved Community

Fred Hearns, curator of Black history, will interview Ray Arsenault, Ph.D., author of the new book “John Lewis: In Search of the Beloved Community,” along with Roselia Kennedy, Ph.D., a USF professor and sister of Bernard LaFayette, Ph.D. This discussion will provide perspectives on the struggle for civil rights for Black people in Tampa and across the nation. It will occur on Wednesday, Oct. 23, at 6:30 p.m. in TECO Hall.

Florida Conversations is free and accessible in person and streamed live on Zoom. We thank our sponsors: USF Libraries, WUSF Public Media, and AARP Tampa Bay. Shelley Blood graciously provides additional support.





October 23
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Tampa Bay History Center
801 Water Street
Tampa, FL 33602 United States
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The history center is open daily from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

**Galleries are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas and open until 3 p.m. on Christmas and New Year’s Eve.

Admission prices

Adult: $16.95
College Student: $14.95
Senior (60+): $14.95
Youth (7-17): $12.95
Child (0-6): Free
Members: Free

**First responders and veterans may receive discounted admission at Visitor Services.

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