Dr. Jack Davis
“Florida and the Gulf of Mexico: History, Wisdom, and Hope”
This presentation explores the way people, from pre-Spanish natives to current shoreside residents, have organized their societies and individual lives around nature, and how Gulf nature has been a positive force in human events.
Dr. Davis is a professor of environmental history and sustainable studies at the University of Florida. He is the author or editor of several books on Florida.
This program is sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council with funds from the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture. All events will be at the Sarasota Garden Club, located at 1131 Boulevard of the Arts in Sarasota, and will start at 7:00PM.
Light refreshments will be available. The programs are free to FOSCHC members and $5 for non-members.