Centre for Theology and Public Issues

Centre for Theology and Public Issues

Christianity & LGBT+

08.02.2020 |

The LGBT+ and Allies Group of New College is pleased to celebrate LGBT+ History month by providing a one-day conference with a variety of speakers – LGBT+ and Allies, New College and outwith – to reflect on stances of LGBT advocacy within the Christian tradition.

Free tickets are available through Eventbrite.

09:00-09:30 – Welcome and coffee

09:30-10:10 – Prof Paul Middleton (University of Chester)
10:10-10:50 – Dr Anja Klein (University of Edinburgh)

10:50-11:00 – Coffee

11:00-11:30 – Rev Dr Harriet Harris (University of Edinburgh)
11:30-12:00 – Prof Heather Walton (University of Glasgow)
12:00-12:30 – Trish Worster (University of Edinburgh)

12:30-13:30 – Lunch

13:30-14:00 – Dr Sarah Lane Ritchie (University of Edinburgh)
14:00-15:00 – Dr Leah Robinson (Pfeiffer University)
15:00-15:15 – Closing words

This project was supported by alumni and friends of the University of Edinburgh through the Student Experience Grants scheme.