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Tuesday, March 31 • 12:35pm - 1:05pm
Nia S Dickens: Homegoing: A fictive retelling of Haitian mythology, Black death, and the holiday Juneteenth

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Homegoing is a modernization of the myth behind the dichotomy between Haitian goddesses, Erzulie-Dantor and Erzulie-Freda. Homegoing intertwines Haitian mythology, Black burial traditions, and the holiday Juneteenth to create a story about grief, spirituality, and sisterhood.

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Tuesday March 31, 2015 12:35pm - 1:05pm EDT
Civic Center - Meeting Room D - Ground Floor 505 West Pensacola Street, Tallahassee, FL 32301