Lowell Lecture

The Soiling of Old Glory: The Photograph That Shocked America

Date & Time

April 11, 2024 at 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Arsenal Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal Street Watertown, MA 02472
Driving Directions


Louis P. Masur, Theodore "Ted" Landsmark, Stanley Forman, and Robert Allison

Presenting Organization

Ford Hall Forum at Suffolk University


Susan H. Spurlock (sspurlock@suffolk.edu, 617 504-7297)

An evening of conversation with acclaimed historian and author Louis P. Masur, author of The Soiling of Old Glory: The Photograph that Shocked America, Theodore “Ted” Landsmark, Distinguished Professor of Public Policy and Urban Affairs and Director of the Kitty and Michael Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern University, and Stanley Forman, Pulitzer-Prize winning photojournalist. The evening’s moderator is Robert Allison, Professor, History, Language & Global Culture Department, Suffolk University.