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February 26, 27

In the Keating Theatre

The Thurgood Panel Discussions are for those interested in learning more about the themes of the play and how it relates to society today.

As we approach the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement and the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, we ask ourselves: How far have we come? How far do we still have to go?


February 26 - Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Gilbert King will be speaking on the themes of his book The Devil In The Grove

February 27 - A Tale of Two Cities: A vivid oral history of Sarasota's Civil Rights culminating in the community question, "Where do we go from here?"

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venue information
  • Florida Studio Theatre
  • 1241 N. Palm Avenue
  • Sarasota, FL 34236
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