Autumn 2023 Research Seminar Programme

27th Sept: Contemporary History and Politics Roundtable (TBC)

4th Oct: Revd Luke Larner, Vicars on Strike? Class, Solidarity and the Church. 4pm, online. [Free tickets on Eventbrite] 

11th Oct: Rt Revd Dr John B Thomson, Bishop of Selby, From Lament to Action: Race, Ethnicity and the Church of England. 4pm, TW/107 (Black History Month)

18th Oct: Jean Carter, The Use of Appreciative Inquiry to Change Theological Understandings of Secular Work in an Independent Pentecostal Church Setting. 4pm, TW/107

25th Oct: Van Lal Thuam Lian (Luther King Centre), Military Mammon in Myanmar and a Prophetic Response. 4pm, TW/107

1st Nov:  Dr Karen O’Donnell, Thicc Theology: Exceeding the Limits of Female Corporeality in Christianity. 4pm, TW/107

8th Nov: Prof. Pauline Kollontai in conversation with Dr Elisabet le Roux and Dr Sandra Pertek, Religion and Violence Against Women and Girls. 4pm, online. [Free tickets on Eventbrite]

15th Nov: Dr Mark Dawson, Religious Communities Working Together on Fair Trade to Counter Prejudice and Distrust. 4pm, TW/107

22nd Nov: Dr Hannah Barham-Brown (Ebor Lecture relaunch), Disability and LGBT+ Rights, 4pm, Creative Centre + online, drinks reception [Free tickets on Eventbrite]

29th Nov: Dr Simon Hewitt, Christianity and Marxism. 4pm, TW/107

6th Dec: Dr Susan Cross, The Inhospitable Church? Perspectives from Hospitality on Diversity in the Church of England. 4pm, TW/107

13th Dec: Professor George Chryssides, Ethical Researchers and Unethical Committees? Fieldwork in the Study of Religion. 4pm, TW/107.