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, including the inspiration for this lecture, “Gulf: The Making of an American Sea”.

When: February 1, 2018
Doors open at 6:30; program starts at 7:00
Where: Sarasota Garden Club 1131 Blvd. of the Arts Sarasota, FL
Cost: Free to members; $5 non-members
For reservations, call 941-361-2453 or e-mail info@foschc.org
Light refreshments will be available

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

 

2018 FLORIDA HUMANITIES COUNCIL SPEAKERS’ SERIES – February 1