The BASR and the Impact of Religious Studies

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar



A panel on the public impact and engagement of Religious Studies/Study of Religion/s led by committee members of the British Association for the Study of Religions, including Dr Stephen Gregg (Wolverhampton), Dr Christopher Cotter (Edinburgh), Dr Suzanne Owen (Leeds Trinity), Dr David Robertson (The Open University) and Dr Steven Sutcliffe (Edinburgh).

Issues discussed include why RS continues to be a “muted voice” in public discourse; minority religion and the law; podcasting; and new audiences for RS.

This was presented as part of the University of Edinburgh’s Religious Studies seminar series.
Period17 Jan 2018
Event typeOther