Annual Fraternal Studies Lecture


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Past Lectures

2015: David G. Hackett, University of Florida
“Enlarging the Field: Freemasonry in American Religious History”

2016: Joscelyn Godwin, Colgate University
“Uncovering Esoteric Art: Masonic Murals and Ritual Paintings in New York State”

2017: Corey D. B. Walker, Winston-Salem State University
“The Sovereignty of the Imagination: African American Freemasons and the Problem of Democracy in the Modern World”

2018: Katherine Lennard, Stanford University
Yours in the Sacred and Unfailing Bond: Fraternalism and the Ku Klux Klan”

2019: Wendy Waszut-Barrett, President of Historic Stage Services
“Brown’s Special System: The Masonic Legacy of Bestor G. Brown”