November 6, 2006
Book-signing to feature 'Emancipation Betrayed'
Associate professor of Community Studies Paul Ortiz will be featured at a book-signing at noon on November 13 at Bay Tree Bookstore.
He will be reading and signing his prize-winning book, Emancipation Betrayed: The Hidden History of Black Organizing and White Violence in Florida from Reconstruction to the Bloody Election of 1920. The book received the Harriette V. Moore Book Prize from the Florida Historical Society.
The book-signing is part of a continuing Bay Tree Bookstore series showcasing faculty and staff authors. Light refreshments will be provided.