SYMPOSIUM 2015

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SYMPOSIUM and RUSSLR LAW AND RELIGION LECTURE 2015
A joint activity of the Research Unit for the Study of Society, Law and Religion,
The University of Adelaide and Pilgrim Uniting Church

Wednesday 21 October 2015, 7.30pm - 9.30pm

Rev David Pattee
2005 Annual Lecturer, Research Unit for the Study of Society, Law and Religion, School of Law, The University of Adelaide
Topic: Political and Theological Reflections on Just Marriage, Queering the Holy Estate.

Professor Carol Johnson
Topic: Church and State: The Politics of Same Sex Marriage

Rev Dr Margaret Mayman
Topic: The History of Marriage

COST: $20 ($15 unwaged)
BOOKINGS: Email:   P: 8212 3295
The Symposium will be followed by supper in the Pilgrim Hall.

David Pattee Rev David Pattee, M Div Chicago Theological Seminary, Senior Pastor, Kent United Church of Christ, Cleveland/Akron,OHIO USA.
Visiting Preacher, Pilgrim Uniting Church — October-November 2015
David Pattee is an ordained minister of the United Church of Christ serving as senior pastor with Kent UCC since April 2008. Before coming to Kent, David was vice president of Chicago Theological Seminary and had served as pastor of UCC congregations in Connecticut and Illinois. A native of Portland, Oregon, graduated from Northwestern University and the Chicago Theological Seminary, David was a missioner with the United Church of Zambia and has travelled widely throughout the U.S. and extensively in southern Africa, the eastern Mediterranean, and southern India.
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Carol Johnson Professor Carol Johnson, BA Hons PhD, University of Adelaide, FASSA, Professor, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Adelaide.
Carol is a graduate of the Universities of Adelaide and Manchester. As well as having a long association with the Politics Department at the University of Adelaide, she has also taught in Communications at the University of Technology, Sydney and was a Visiting Fellow in the Political Science Program, Research School of Social Sciences, at the Australian National University for two years. Her main teaching and research interests are in Australian politics, the politics of gender and sexuality, the politics of emotion and analyses of ideology and discourse. She has published extensively in these areas.   Read more . . .
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Margaret Mayman Rev Dr Margaret Mayman, PhD in Religion and Ethics, Union Theological Seminary, USA. She is currently the Minister at Pitt Street Uniting Church, Sydney since 2013. She graduated from the University of Otago with a BTh in Biblical and Pastoral Studies. Her Ph D in Religion and Ethics was from Union Theological Seminary, New York, USA. Her thesis topic was the History of Marriage. Previously she was Minister, at St Ninian‘s Presbyterian Church in Christchurch NZ for over 6 years and then Senior Minister ar St Andrews on the Terrace, Wellington New Zealand for over 11 years.
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