God & The Gogglebox - A One-Day Conference
Joint with The Queen's Foundation for Ecumenical Theological Education
June 6, 2018
Revd Kate Bottley (Gogglebox, Songs of Praise)
Revd Caroline Symcox (The Vicar’s FAQ, Doctor Who)
Dr. Dulcie Dixon McKenzie (The Gospel Train)
Prof. Clive Marsh (Theology Goes to the Movies)
What has TV to do with faith? Are we amusing ourselves to death? Is there such a thing as ‘Quality TV’?
How might viewing habits be a spiritual discipline? What have thrillers to do with theism?
Date: Wednesday June 6th 2018
Time: 10.00 - 4.00
Venue: Queen’s Foundation, Birmingham
Cost: £35 (incl. lunch & refreshments)
Book now (before April 30th) to secure your place. Use the booking form and send a £10 (non-returnable) deposit to Deanna Tyndall, Queen’s Foundation for Ecumenical Theological Education, Somerset Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2QH (balance payable by cash or cheque on the day).
Tel: 0121 452 2618 firstname.lastname@example.org
Reduced price £20 if you deliver a short paper at the event. Up to 6 slots (of 30 mins) available to those working on TV-related subjects which have a theology/ religion/ faith/ ministry dimension). Send a title and 250-word proposal to Clive Marsh by March 23rd at email@example.com for consideration. Short paper decisions will be made by April 13th.