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Dr. Marvin Dunn

Dr. Marvin Dunn, a native Floridian, is Professor Emeritus and retired Chairman of the Department of Psychology at Florida International University. Born during the Jim Crow era, he brings a perspective to black history that has been missed, distorted and minimalized in the past. He co- authored “The Miami Riot of 1980: Crossing the Bounds” (1984) authored “Black Miami in the Twentieth Century” (1997) and “A History of Florida Through Black Eyes” (2016).


Dr. Dunn appears regularly on local and national television broadcasts, providing insight on race issues in America.  He has been published in major newspapers and he is a nationally respected scholar, author, historian and community activist in race and ethnic relations. He lives in Miami Florida. 

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