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CFP: Virginia Forum 2016

Virginia Forum: March 3–5, 2016

“Convergences and Disjunctures”

The 2016 Virginia Forum will be hosted by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation and held at the Jamestown Settlement in Williamsburg, Virginia. The Virginia Forum brings together historians, teachers, writers, archivists, museum curators, historic site interpreters, librarians, and others engaged in the study and interpretation of Virginia history to share their knowledge, research, and experiences.

UF School of Theatre and Dance to Stage Encore Performance of “Gator Tales” at 2015 Oral History Association Annual Meeting in Tampa

Gainesville, FL—On Thursday, October 15, 2015, the UF School of Theatre and Dance will stage an encore performance of “Gator Tales” at the Oral History Association Annual Meeting at the Tampa Bay History Center in Tampa, Florida. “Gator Tales,” an archival drama, is based on oral histories from the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program (SPOHP) and the African American History Project (AAHP) archives and brings to life the unique experiences of African American students at the University of Florida from integration to the present.