After watching a clip from Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., helping celebrity journalists compile their “book of life” in his documentary PBS television show; our panel will help you discover how to uncover your ancestral histories and family connections.
Hosts and Panel:
Ann Bocock is the host of Between the Covers, a South Florida PBS (WPBT and WXEL) television interview show. Between the Covers offers the community a chance to read, share ideas, discuss, and meet great authors. It is taped in front of a live audience at PBS studios in Boynton Beach, FLA.
Edward Cornejo is a Professor of History and Humanities at Broward College and is serving as Associate Dean of the Arts, Humanities, Communication and Design Pathway at the South Campus.
Patricia Zeiler is the Executive Director of the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society. Through a wide range of programs, exhibits, publications, tours, outreach, and preservation consulting work the Society shares the history of our community and the stories of the people who shaped it.
Diana McKenney is the President of the Genealogical Society of Broward County. The Society provides information, instruction and inspiration in the development of family histories and genealogical records.