Lifelong University Course - On the Beach: The Failed French Colonies of Brazil and Florida, 1550-1580

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 10:00 am

As a result of the 16th century religious wars in France, French Protestants found a place of refuge in the New World.  While destroyed by Spain, those colonies left a legacy: detailed information about the indigenous people they encountered, striking art and the founding of the first European settlement in North America.

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Kelli MCCarthy
(319) 273-5141