The History Department hosts lectures, workshops and events for students, faculty and the UCF community.

Sunday, February 09, 2020

  • Exhibit: Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered

    John C. Hitt Library

    The UCF History Department exhibit, Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered, hosted on the first-floor gallery wall in the John C. Hitt Library, explores Hurston’s anthropological research into the people, history, and culture of Eatonville. Curated by UCF Associate Professor of History and Director of Public History Dr. Scot French, the exhibit features photographs related to Hurston’s investigation …

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  • "Presidents in Florida"

    Orange County Regional History Center

    Orange County Regional History Center's Joseph L. Brechner Series: Presidents in Florida Jim Clark of the University of Central Florida history faculty and author of “Presidents in Florida: How the Presidents Have Shaped Florida and How Florida Has Influenced the Presidents” for an informative and entertaining review of the Sunshine State’s presidential past. The Brechner Speaker Series honors the late …

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