Leslie Kemp Poole of Rollins University and Dr. Cynthia Haller of City University of New York discuss Marjory Stoneman Douglas, author of The Everglades: River of Grass, and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, author of The Yearling.
Dr. Gary Mormino discusses his book, Land of Sunshine, State of Dreams, which explores the transition of Florida in the second half of the twentieth century from a predominantly rural to a mostly urban state.
Brevard Cultural Alliance's mission is to build and sustain a dynamic and vibrant arts and cultural sector integral to Brevard County's quality of life.
With funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, FHC grants primarily respond to the needs of local communities, but they often address topics of statewide interest. FHC is particularly interested in projects that are collaborative, attract diverse audiences, encourage active participation from the public, and explore humanities topics and disciplines in interesting and engaging ways.
This project is sponsored in part by The Jessie Ball duPont Fund.