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Scottish Secular Society: Mhairi Black - The Future of Scottish Politics

Thu, 01 Mar 2018

Mhairi Black has been the SNP Member of Parliament for Paisley and Renfrewshire South since 2015 when she became the youngest MP since the Reform Act of 1832.

Mhairi will be speaking to the society about the future of Scottish politics and issues concerning secularism.

Secularist of the Year 2018

Sat, 24 Mar 2018

Date: Saturday 24 March 2018, 13.00-16.00 (registration from 12.30)
Location: Central London (nearest station is Russell Square)
Tickets: Member ticket £40 | Non-member £50
Details: Secularist of the Year is an opportunity to celebrate the outstanding groups and inspiring individuals advancing secularism and related human rights. The £5,000 prize for Secularist of the Year is presented annually. The 2018 awards luncheon and social reception will include a three course meal and welcome drink.

Conference on 21st Century RE for All

Sat, 14 Apr 2018

Tickets: Tickets are just £10, including lunch and refreshments
Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL
Date: Saturday 14 April 2018, 10.30-15.30 (registration from 10.00)
Details: This one day conference will explore the future of religion and belief education in schools. We'll look at obstacles to reform, our campaign to end the arbitrariness and unfairness of RE being decided by local determination, and at how a truly non-partisan subject would work.

Scottish Secular Society: The Major Minor Cinema: the Highlands and Islands Film Guild (1946-71)

Tue, 01 May 2018

Dr Ian Good and Dr Ealasaid Munro present some of the key findings of their AHRC funded research into the Highlands and Islands Film Guild (1946-1971). This was a travelling cinema funded by local government which sought to bring 'secular entertainment' to some of Scotland's most geographically isolated and pious communities. How did churches respond to the arrival of cinema in rural areas? And how do people express their memories of the resulting cultural tensions?

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