William F. Mann – Albert Pike and the Knights Templar
William F. Mann was recently presented with the honor of being appointed Grand Archivist and Grand Historian for the Knights Templar of Canada. Bill will talk about his new novel where he incorporates recently-rediscovered correspondence between two 19th-century Masonic luminaries: American Albert Pike and Canadian J. W. B. MacLeod Moore. He will also share his research and intimate knowledge of Freemasonry, Templary, Rosicrucianism, alchemy, and Native American culture.
William F. Mann is an officer of the Knights Templar of Canada’s Grand Executive Committee, a member of its Grand Council, and serves as the Sovereign Great Priory’s Grand Archivist. The author of The Knights Templar in the New World and The Templar Meridians, he lives in Milton, Ontario, Canada.