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HIRS Conference Recordings

Heythrop Institute for Religion and Society Annual Conference: Dive Deeper,  24 and 25 November 2016

shutterstock_132610451_edited.jpgOur conference explored the interconnection between faith, poetry and culture, a central theme of the work of Michael Paul Gallagher SJ, who sadly passed away in November 2015.

Revd Dr Thomas Casey SJ: Michael Paul Gallagher and the Rehabilitation of Wonder

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

Revd Dr Frank Turner SJ: Poetry as Revelation: Secular and Sacred

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

The Life and Works of Michael Paul Gallagher (Panel session)

Part 1

Dr Nicolas Steeves SJ : Enlarging the Mind: Michael Paul Gallagher and the Imagination

Part 1 | Part 2

Dr Elena Buia Rutt: Fruitful Disagreements: a Challenging Debate About Flannery O’Connor’s Prayer Journal

Dr Mark Bosco SJ: Plunging into the Depths: A Catholic Aesthetics of Difference

Part 1 | Part 2

Musical Interlude with Pianist Simone Alessandro Tavoni

Professor David Jasper: 'Heaven in Ordinary, Man Well Dressed': Poetry and the Language of Prayer and Worship

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6