Short Takes: A Grab Bag of Florida Stories

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January 14, 2021 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Dr. Caren Neile is a storyteller who will perform Short Takes: A Grab Bag of Old Florida Stories, based on her book Florida Lore. From the Ghost of Bellamy Bridge to the Ashley Gang, Florida history is brimming with fascinating characters and memorable events. Enjoy lively interpretations of some of the better-known Florida tales of lovers, criminals, and celebrities, as well as others you might not have encountered. Dr. Neile teaches storytelling studies at Florida Atlantic University and has performed around the world. She is an author of numerous books and academic journals and co-hosts The Public Storyteller public radio segment. Come see this distinguished performer on Thursday, January 14 at 7 p.m. or join us from the comfort of your home online!
Our 2021 Coffee and Conversations speaker series is funded by the Florida Humanities. The Florida Humanities is an amazing organization that support efforts throughout the state to bring artistic, cultural, and historical programming to local communities. Funding for Florida Humanities comes from the National Endowment for the Humanities and private donations.

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