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Ray Argyle: Inventing Secularism – The Radical Life of GJ Holyoake (ext event)

Description: Conway Hall Ethical Society and National Secular Society present:

Inventing Secularism – The Radical Life of George Jacob Holyoake – book launch with Ray Argyle and Emma Park.

Book via: https://conwayhall.org.uk/event/online-national-secular-society-inventing-secularism-the-radical-life-of-george-jacob-holyoake-book-launch-with-ray-argyle/

* Conway Hall is a charity and we politely ask you to add a donation of at least £5 when registering.

In this launch of the new book Inventing Secularism, the first modern biography of Holyoake, author Ray Argyle will give a reading explaining how the idea of secularism came into being, and will discuss how Holyoake’s vision rings with renewed clarity at when secularism is under siege worldwide with freelance writer and National Secular Society podcast producer Dr Emma Park.

Followed by Q&A.

Tickets are free, but donations to Conway Hall Ethical Society are encouraged.

Inventing Secularism: The Radical Life of George Jacob Holyoake is published by McFarland & Co. (USA).

More about the speakers via the link above.

Location: Online
Date: Thursday, 22 April 2021
Time: 19:00 BST
Access: Public
Category: (i) External event of interest*
Created by: Public Access ( by LSS editor )
Updated: Sunday, 11 April 2021 15:25 GMT
Attachments: None

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