Visiting professor of religion, politics to discuss how the FBI shaped American religion

Join the Florida State University Department of Religion for its 18th annual graduate symposium keynote address: “America’s Bishop: FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover and the Shaping of American Religion” in conjunction with Washington University in St. Louis. Lerone A. Martin, associate professor at WashU’s John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics, will address the first director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, J. Edgar Hoover, and his influence in the shaping of American religion. Registration is not required and the public is welcome to attend this free event. A question and answer session will follow the address.

For more information, reach out to Susan Stetson in the Department of Religion at

Friday, February 14 at 7:00pm

Williams Building (WMS), 2005
631 University Way, Tallahassee, FL

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Colleges, College of Arts and Sciences, Religion

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