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Thursday, January 30, 2020 8:30 a.m. to Friday, January 31 at 4:30 p.m.

What is Afrofuturism? How does it connect to the literary legacy of Zora Neale Hurston? The Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities has embarked on a five-year exploration (Festival 2020-2024) of the meaning and practice around Afrofuturism.

Join us for this two-day inaugural conference featuring literary elder Ishmael Reed and a roundtable discussion among leading Afrofuturism scholars Reynaldo Anderson, Kinitra Brooks, and Isiah Lavender.

Free Registration for UCF Students and Faculty with ID.

For full program details, visit the conference website.


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