Symposium on Sacred and Secular: Politics, Policy and Practice

SacredSecularThe first Symposium on Sacred and Secular: Politics, Policy and Practice will take place on Wednesday 8 January 2014 at Goldsmiths, University of London. The event is addressed towards academics, early academics and policy-makers and is supported by the Graduate School Funds of Goldsmiths, and by the Social, Therapeutic and Community Studies Department (STaCS) and the Faiths & Civil Society Unit.

This Symposium aims to open up a collaborative and interdisciplinary dialogue among researchers, academics and everyone influenced by academic research, and to collate knowlege and underline facts surround faith and belief in relation to the three Ps; Politics, Policy and Practice.

Professor Adam Dinham, Faiths and Civil Society Unit, Goldsmiths will be the guest speaker. Two key note speakers will also present on the day. Abby Day, Sociology Department, Goldsmiths, will be the fist keynote speaker and Professor Gordon Lynch, Theology and Religious Studies, Kent University will be the second keynote speaker.

The event is free of charge and will be held in the Richard Hoggart Building, Room 137 from 9.00am to 4.30pm. Refreshments and Lunch will be provided.

For further details and registration, either contact Mr Timothy Stacey ( or visiting the following link:

Please click Flyer for Symposium on Sacred or Secular: Politics, Policy and Practice to view the Symposium poster.

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