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Backstory Podcast featuring Professor Lydia Brandt

January 23, 2020

Professor of Art History, Lydia Mattice Brandt, was featured in a BackStory Podcast interview with her research partner, Philip Mills Herrington, about her latest research on southern architecture. The interview discusses the use of giant white columns to signal exclusivity in the architecture of American homes and fraternity houses.

Tune in to the podcast on BackStory Radio. 

PiKappaAlpha House at the University of Alabama. A Fraternity House in the "Plantation Revival" style.

PiKappaAlpha House at the University of Alabama. A Fraternity House in the "Plantation Revival" style. Photo: Lydia Brandt.


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