Excerpts from Dr. Claudia Durst Johnson's lecture
entitled "The Secular Calling and the Protestant Ethic in The House of
the Seven Gables" on 10/20/2000 at the House of the Seven Gables Historic
Site defining the Secular Calling and the Protestant Ethic.
Excerpts from Dr. Richard Millington's lecture
entitled "Women In Hawthorne's Fiction" on 9/8/2000 at the House of the Seven
Gables Historic Site describing Hawthorne's literary persona.
Excerpts from Dr. Melinda Ponder's lecture entitled
"Women in Hawthorne's Time" on 10/14/2000 at the Peabody Essex Museum discussing
the influence of women on Hawthorne.