Samuel Biagetti

Samuel Biagetti is a graduate student and teaching assistant in American history at Columbia, currently researching the Freemasons. He has a bachelor’s degree in history from Brown University.

Recent Posts by Samuel

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The Eye of the Tiger

Life of Pi and the Orientalist mystique.

The Masons Are Still Segregated?

Much of the response to my article from last week on Dan Brown and Freemasonry has focused on the questions of race in the fraternity. As one reader said of his experience with Masonry, “I was told the Freemasons don’t care what color, race or nationality you are.” In fact, a man of any ethnicity…

Modernity’s Fraternity

Why the new Dan Brown book is a love letter to the Freemasons.