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GRAVE STONES: PANEL-LED WORKSHOP 2

Saturday, March 3, 2018 -
9:30am to 2:00pm
Oxford Brookes University, Headington Campus, Oxford, OX3 0BP

 

This workshop will explore issues arising from the role of religion in commemoration, particularly the conception and effect of religious monuments (including churches and cathedrals).

- Pfarrerin Dr Cornelia Kulawik (Pastor of Evangelische Kirchengemeinde Berlin-Dahlem; former pastor of Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtnis-Kirche, Berlin)

- The Very Reverend John Witcombe (Dean of Coventry Cathedral)

- Professor James E. Young (Emeritus Professor of English and Judaic & Near Eastern Studies, University of Massachusetts; Founding Director, Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, UMass)

- Charles Gurrey (sculptor and carver)

Chair: Dr Joshua Hordern (Associate Professor of Theology, Faculty of Theology and Religion, University of Oxford)

This event is invitation only.

Contact name: 
Catherine Gilbert