David Boulton
 

Publications
on religious and
humanist themes

 

Publications
on politics,
current affairs
and social history

 

Publications
on local history
(Dentdale,
Yorkshire Dales)

 

Broadcasting
 


Forthcoming
and Recent
Lectures,
 
workshops
and events

 

Making contact
 

Links

                
DAVID  BOULTON        Author  -  Writer  -  Broadcaster

 


 

ENGAGEMENTS DIARY

David Boulton has lectured and led workshops on religious-humanist
and Quaker themes in Britain, the United States, Canada, Australia
and New Zealand.



They include:

St Marks Centre for Radical Christianity, Sheffield, UK
Britain Yearly Meeting, Religious Society of Friends, London, UK
Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham, UK
Glenthorne Quaker Centre, Grasmere, UK
Quaker Life conference, High Leigh, UK
Sea of Faith Network, Yorkshire, UK
Friends Historical Society, Kendal, UK
Cumbria Humanist Group, UK
Sedbergh Book Town Ideas Festival, UK
Sedbergh Literary and Drama Festival, UK
Westar Institute (Jesus Seminar) conference, Santa Rosa, USA
Friends General Conference Gathering, Pennsylvania, USA
St Marks Cathedral, Seattle, USA
Snowstar Institute, Stratford, Ontario, Canada
Christian Aid Lent Lunches, Keswick, Cumbria
Quaker Easter Settlement, Scarborough, Yorks
Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, UK
Pathfinder conference, Guernsey
Oxford University Atheist Society, UK
Friends General Conference Gathering, Virginia, USA
Sea of Faith national conference, New Zealand
Sea of Faith conference, Queensland, Australia
 

Past Engagements 2012:

February 20, University of Durham
Durham University Humanist and Secularist Society
Thank God for Humanism!
Information from joseph.ennis@durham.ac.uk

 

March 9-11, Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham
Nontheism Among Friends
Inaugural conference of the Nontheist Friends Network

 

March 26-30, Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham
Course details from info@woodbrooke.org.uk
Who on Earth was Jesus?

 

April 26, 3pm-7pm, The Essex Unitarian Church,
112 Palace Gardens Terrace, Kensington, London, W8.

Alistair Hardy Society

Personal Experience and Interpretation: a Quaker Humanist Approach

In dialogue with Diarmuid O'Murchu

Information from johnfranklin35@hotmail.com

 

September 18-30, Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham
Course details from info@woodbrooke.org.uk
The Earth a Common Treasury: the radical tradition of community and equality

(including studies of Gerrard Winstanley and John Lilburne)

FOR DETAILS EMAIL   dboultondent@btinternet.com
 

 

Past Engagements 2011:

January 21-23,  Charney Manor Retreat Centre, Oxfordshire
Course details from www.charneymanor.demon.co.uk
“Who Do We Think We Are?”: Quaker identity, unity and diversity”
 

February 18-20, Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham
Details from Miriam Yagud   miriam.yagud@talktalk.net
“What Next for Quaker Nontheism?”

March 26,  Sea of Faith Network annual London conference, St James’ Church, Piccadilly
Details from J. Seargeant, jseargeant@tiscali.co.uk
“The Lust for Certainty”

April 4,  Kendal, Cumbria
Details from Helen Holmes, helenholmes07@hotmail.co.uk
"Friends and Enemies: Kendal Quakers in the English Revolution 1647-60". 

May 7, 2-5pm, Friends House, Euston Road, London
Details from alec.davison@btinternet.com
Holy Spirit or Wholly Human?
Dialogue with Rachel Muers, Beth Allan in the chair
 

May 27-30, Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham
Course details from info@woodbrooke.org.uk
“Who on Earth was Jesus?”
 

June 13-17, Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham
Course details from info@woodbrooke.org.uk
The Case for God
A range of Quakers comment on Karen Armstrong's best-seller
 
October 7-9, Airton Friends Meeting House, nr. Settle, Yorkshire
Quaker Origins in the North
Details from Laurel Phillipson dw.l.phillipson@btinternet.com
Organised by Airton Meeting, Friends Historical Society and Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

 

Past Engagements 2010:

March 21, University of Canterbury (UK), 2.20pm to 4.30,
“Who on Earth was Jesus?”

April 13-14, Friends House, Santa Rosa, California (USA),
“The God word”

April 16-18, Quaker Center, Ben Lomond, Santa Cruz, California (USA),
“Who on Earth was Jesus?”

September 25, Dublin, Republic of Ireland, 2pm, Christ Church, Taney
Details from Peter Gibson, mandpgibson@yahoo.co.uk
“Who on Earth was Jesus?”

September 27, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 7.30pm, St George’s Church, High Street
Details from Peter Gibson, mandpgibson@yahoo.co.uk
“Who on Earth was Jesus?”

October 27, Fremington, Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales, 2pm
Details from Marion Moverley, moverley.lyons@virgin.net
“Quaker Origins in the Upper Dales”

 

FOR DETAILS EMAIL   dboultondent@btinternet.com