50 | 50 The Road to Independence - Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago ( Press Release and Event Flyer )


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50 | 50 The Road to Independence - Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago ( Press Release and Event Flyer )
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Digital Library of the Caribbean
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Florida International University Libraries Special Collections and the Digital Library of the Caribbean Cordially invite you to join us for a conversation about the 50 th Anniversary of Independence of Jamaica and the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago Featuring: Percy Hintzen, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, FIU & Erica Williams Connell, Founder, The Eric Williams Memorial Collection Research Library, Archives & Museum at the University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago February 28, 2012 at 5:30pm Green Library, Room 220 Florida International University | 11200 SW 8th St. | Miami, Fl In conjunction with the Gallery at the Green Black History Month Exhibit 50 | 50 The Road to Independence: Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago Event will feature Donna Weir Soley reading poetry by "Miss Lou" the Hon. Louise Bennett Coverly, O.M. Admission is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. This presentation is co sponsored by the FIU African and African Diaspora Studies Program and the FIU Latin American and Caribbean Center and the following outside supporters