S. D. Lee 2023

We are pleased to announce the 2023 Stephen D. Lee Institute will be held February 24-26, 2023, in Tampa, Flordia. Our host hotel for the event is the Sheraton Brandon Hotel, 10221 Princess Palm Ave, Tampa, FL 33610. 1-813-623-6363, click here for more information (site of the Big Flag!). Registration includes Friday Welcome Reception with General R.E. Lee at 5 PM; Saturday Breakfast at 8 AM, Lunch, Reception at 5:30 PM and Banquet at 6:30 PM. Tote Bag, SDLI Lapel Pin, Souvenir Program, and Meet the Authors. A Friday Speaker VIP Dinner at 6:30 PM is optional. This year’s topic:

“Iconoclasm: Monuments From Memory to Mayhem”


The Stephen D. Lee Institute, now in its sevententh year, is one of the best programs the SCV has for spreading the truth about our Confederate Heroes. The Stephen D. Lee Institute, which annually assembles some of the best minds in the South, discusses important issues about our Southern Heritage.

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    Our faculty for this year’s event will include:
  • Ronnie Kennedy, Chief of Heritage Defense 
  • Dr. Ann McLean, Virginia Historic Preservationist 
  • Teresa Roane, Museum Archivist 
  • The Honorable Dennis Baxley, Senator 
  • Ed Hooper, Journalist, Author and Documentarian 
  • Alexander Adams, British Artist and Author Iconoclasm, Identity Politics and the Erasure of History
  • The Monument Lawyer Panel:
  • Scott Hall, Esq. (SCV Judge Advocate General) 
  • Martin O'Toole, Esq. (GA) 
  • Kirk D. Lyons, Esq. (TX, NC, FL) 
  • Jay Hinton, Esq. (AL) Commander of Robert E. Lee Camp 16
  • David McCallister, Esq. (FL)
  • Please register on this website or contact Ms. Cindy White at 1-800-My Dixie. Hotel reservations can be made directly at the hotel or the link below. Our host hotel for the event is the Sheraton Brandon Hotel, 10221 Princess Palm Ave, Tampa, FL. 1-813-623-6363


Click here to reserve your hotel room now. Deadline of January 24, 2023!