September 9, 2021 at 7 p.m.
Escaping Your Filter Bubble: Lessons from Hollow-earth Cult
October 5, 2021 at 7 p.m.
The South Never Plays Itself (in Hollywood)
Dr. Caren S. Neile
November 2, 2021 at 7 p.m.
Only in Florida: The Case for Community Storytelling
Dr. Michael Scheibach
December 7, 2021 at 7 p.m.
Protecting the Home Front: Women in Civil Defense
Dr. Joan R. Cartwright
February 18, 2022 at 7 p.m.
Blues Women: The First Civil Rights Workers
March 10, 2022 at 7 p.m.
Bedeviling Confluence: Injustice and Willis McCall
The String Queens
April 21, 2022 at 7 p.m.
The Beacon Salon Speaker Series brings in speakers, educators, authors, and entertainers to educate, edify, and entertain. Our speakers explore Florida history, literature and the arts, popular culture, science, politics, and more. We hope you’ll join us.
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Beacon Salon Speaker Series events are free and open to the public, however, donations are welcome to help defray the cost of speaker fees, catering, travel/lodging/transportation for out-of-town speakers, and venue costs. Sponsorships also are available for the entire series or individual events. To make a donation or to inquire about sponsorships, please contact BeaconSalon@BeaconCollege.edu.
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