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Playing and praying?

Published October 16, 2014

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On Wednesday 22nd October this blog hosted a live stream of the Festival of Ideas Panel Event: Playing and Praying? Sport and Religion in Britain Today. Did you miss it? Don't worry, you can watch the full-edited footage  below:

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_29eyRJx9gI&w=560&h=315]

Contributors included Dr Edward Kessler - Executive Director of the Woolf Institute, Cambridge (Chair) Professor Michael Berkowitz – Professor of Modern Jewish History, Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, University College London Dr Mahfoud Amara - Lecturer in Sport Policy and Management, Deputy Director of the Centre of Olympic Studies and Research School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at the University of Loughborough, Omar Salha - Nohoudh scholar (SOAS), the Founder of ‘Ramadan Tent’ and a member of Football Beyond Borders.

This panel explored the ways that sport, faith and society interact in Britain today and was part of the Annual Cambridge Festival of Ideas.

For more information please contact Dr Esther-Miriam Wagner: emw36@cam.ac.uk



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