The eighth video presentation from the Worldwide Exemplification of Freemasonry is up and running, presented on Vimeo in Flash format.
This week's program is A Vast Chain Extending Round the Whole Globe: Freemasonry and Empire by Prof. Jessica Harland Jacobs
Professor Jessica Harlan-Jacobs is the author of Builders of Empire: Freemasons and British Imperialism, 1717-1927. She is an associate professor at Florida State University in Gainesville.
The previous presentation was The Grand Lodges in British Colonies - 1850-1900 - by Dr. Jim Daniel.
The Worldwide Exemplification of Freemasonry 2011 Lecture Series is a free presentation endorsed by the Grand Lodge of Indiana F&AM, beginning January 1, 2011 and running through December 31, 2011. At the conclusion of each presentation you will usually have an opportunity to join with the speakers in a live conversation on Facebook at the "Worldwide Exemplification of Freemasonry 2011 Lecture Series" page.