Event: Day Conference and Evening Cultural Celebration: Thomas Merton's Engaged Spirituality:
Artistic, Political, Psychological and Interspiritual Expressions.
Speakers and Facilitators: Prof Mario I. Aguilar, Sister Ajahn Candasiri, Rev James Crampsey SJ, Stephen Dunhill, Dr Jim Griffin, The Rev'd Canon John McLuckie, Fr Willy Slavin, Revd Canon Dr Anne Tomlinson, among others
Venue: Sanctuary, Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EL.
Date: Saturday 29 October 2016.
Time: Registration: 9.30am-10am. Day Conference: 10am-5pm.
Registration: 6.30pm-7pm. Event: 7pm-9pm.
Event Description: The purpose of this conference is to:
1. learn about and explore aspects of Thomas Merton's life and thought;
2. provide a forum for networking among those who are interested in aspects of Thomas Merton's life and thought;
3. facilitate open and mutually respectful enquiry and communication among scholars and the wider public regarding aspects of Thomas Merton's life and thought.
Cost: Day Conference: £30/£25 (Concessions)/£10 (Students).
Evening Event: £10/£8 (Concessions)/£3 (Students).