Thursday, October 01, 2009

Canonbury Conference on the Origins of Freemasonry Oct. 25-26


Tickets for the 11th international conference on ‘The Origins of Freemasonry’ are now available priced £99.

The conference weekend will begin on Friday 23 October at University College London with an evening showing of a film called The Scottish Key – a recent documentary which examines various theories of masonic origin. This showing is open to conference participants only.

The conference itself will take place on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 October at Canonbury Academy, 6 Canonbury Place, Islington, London N1 2NQ.

It will feature keynote addresses delivered by three internationally acclaimed scholars:

Dr Margaret Jacob, Distinguished Professor of History at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Professor Dr José Antonio Ferrer Benimeli, Founder and Director of the Centro de Estudios Históricos de la Masoneria Espanola (CEHME), Zaragoza University
Dr David Stevenson, Professor Emeritus of Scottish History at the University of St Andrews.

See full programme here.

Conference tickets cost £99 and cover access to the Friday evening film showing and drinks reception at UCL, entrance to the conference itself, and two lunchtime buffets.

Cheques should be made payable to ‘CMRC’ and sent to: The Conference Organiser, Canonbury Masonic Research Centre, Canonbury Tower, Canonbury Place, London N1 2NQ. Please ensure that you enclose your name and full contact details with your payment and also outline any special dietary requirements.

Important In view of the postal disruption caused by recent and possibly ongoing industrial action, when sending a cheque can you please send an accompanying email to conference@canonbury.ac.uk to let us know that your payment is in transit. Should you not receive confirmation of your payment within fourteen days of its posting, you should contact us on the aforementioned email or by phone on: +44 (20) 7226 6256. Please note that the CMRC does not accept credit card payment.

Registration form click here.

For any further information please contact conference@canonbury.ac.uk.

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