The American Fraternity is a photo book that exposes one of the primary sources of America’s misogynistic culture: the college fraternity. Unlike other photo books, which are designed to be miniature gallery exhibits, The American Fraternity is a concept book, a mysterious, sacred handbook with photographs, with the text of a real ritual manual from a prominent college fraternity. Most modern U.S. presidents, senators, justices, and executives have taken arcane oaths of allegiance like the ones it contains. It is filled with dark power. The photographs were shot over seven years at a UC Berkeley fraternity where the old manual...
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