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Empires of Faith Project is calling for volunteers

Open Days: Religion, Art and Community in Oxford

As part of two upcoming exhibitions, Imagining the Divine: Art and the Rise of World Religions (19 Oct. 2017 – 18 Feb. 2018), and Those Who Follow (30 Oct 2017 – 20 Mar. 2018), the Empires of Faith project are looking for interested volunteers to share their thoughts on religion, art, and community in Oxford today, to help with research currently being undertaken at the University of Oxford. We are looking for volunteers, aged 18 up, to take part in one of three workshops running on 11th and 25th November; 3rd December atat the Classics department, 66 St Giles, Oxford  OX1 3LU. Each workshop will run from 11am to 3:30pm, and include free entry to both exhibitions with curators of the shows, free lunch and refreshments, and an informal discussion of the themes of the exhibitions. Participants will also be asked to fill out two questionnaires, at the start and end of the day. If you are interested in taking part, please visit the website for further details on the workshops and how to sign-up, or contact Dominic Dalglish on 07984745264, or email If you are interested in taking part, please visit . There is no obligation to take part. Families, people with children, and small groups are very welcome. More details about the exhibitions, the Empires of Faith project, and the research, can be found on our website.

Dates and Times:

Saturday 11th November 2017, 11:00-15:30

Saturday 25th November 2017, 11:00-15:30

Sunday 3rd December 2017, 11:00-15:30