One-Day Symposium: “Sacred Ground”
Community Meeting Room
Wednesday, October 17th, 2018, 10am to 6pm
This event will gather nationally-recognized experts to talk about different topics concerning the history and culture of the African American community in the US. Presenters will be addressing the presence of a Bahamian community in Coral Gables; cemetery representation and aesthetics; and religious practices in cemeteries, among other topics of relevance to the exhibition, Sacred Ground: The Rise, Fall and Revival of Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery on view through November 6, 2018 at the Coral Gables Museum.