Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 2 p.m.
First in the Culture Keepers Series*
Mr. Allen graduated from the University of Florida College of Law in 1962 and was the first African-American lawyer to be president of the Broward County Bar Association. He challenged legal discrimination in restaurants, hotels and housing. His land-mark 1970 lawsuit led to desegregation of Broward County Schools.
* There are four Culture Keepers programs scheduled throughout the year; more information to come. This program will be video- taped with a live audience who will have an opportunity to ask questions.
Program moderator will be Dr. Tameka Hobbs, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History at Florida Memorial University.
African-American Research Library and Cultural Center
2650 Sistrunk Boulevard • Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
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