Ebor Lectures 2012-13
Wednesday evenings 7.00 pm
12 June 2013 York St John University
Professor Anthony Grayling MA, DPhil
(Oxon) FRSL, FRSA biography
Master of the New College of the Humanities, and a Supernumerary
Fellow of St Anne's College, Oxford
‘Taking Back the Mile’. Constantine’s letter to Licinius
gave an inch…’
Previous lectures in this
3 October 2012 York Minster
Lord Roy Hattersley biography
Writer and Broadcaster/Former Deputy Leader of the Labour
'Atheism and ethics: Are God and the good life
21 November 2012 York St John University
The Rt Hon Baroness Scotland QC
The Former Attorney General
'Faith as an arbiter of peace'
13 February 2013 York St John University
Professor Lord Bhikhu Parek, FBA
Emeritus Professor at the Universities of Hull and
'The place of religion in political life'
6 March 2013 York Minster
The Revd Dr Giles Fraser
Priest in Charge St Mary’s Newington/The Guardian columnist
'The trouble with community'
17 April 2013 York Minster
Professor Keith Ward FRBA
Regius Professor Emeritus of Divinity, University of Oxford and
Professorial Research Fellow at Heythrop College, London
'The rise of new atheism and the reasonableness of faith in
the context of church-state relationships'
22 May 2013 York Minster
Catherine Pepinster biography
Editor, The Tablet
'On special offer at your supermarket now: The tolerance and
intolerance of public manifestations of religion'