The National Mall Presidential Memorials: temples of a civil religion called America

Written by: Thomas Bouzereau One of the most well-preserved remains of the Roman forum in the antique city of Nîmes in Southern France is the Maison Carrée. A temple erected in 4-7AD, it stands today pretty much as it used to be then, almost untouched by two millennia of history. The frontispiece used to read […]