"From Protest to Politics: Reconsidering the Impact of The Congress of Racial Equality’s Voter Registration Campaigns in Florida"
The 10th Annual Jerrell H. Shofner Lecture Series on Florida History and Culture features Allison Mitchell, a PhD Candidate at the University of Virginia and a Dissertation Fellow at Emory University's James Weldon Johnson Institute.
Join the UCF History Department and the Florida Historical Society in-person for Mitchell's lecture, which focuses on voter registration and Florida's political make-up to examine the state's multifaceted social and political landscape as the Congress of Racial Equality's grassroots endeavors expanded into urban and rural areas.
This event is free and open to the public.
Friday, October 21, 2022 at 3:30pm
University of Central Florida John C. Hitt Library, Room 402