Follow this link to read an article about Marion and her research. (This first appeared in the Open Eye supplement in The Independent, September 2003.)
You can listen to Marion talking about airport chapels with Norman Winter at the Multi-Faith Spaces conference held at the University of Manchester.
Follow this link to find out more about Marion Bowman's Publications.
Association of University Departments of Theology and Religious Studies (AUDTRS), Committee Member, 2009-
British Association for the Study of Religions – President (2006-2009); Conference Organiser, 2001-06.
The Folklore Society – President, 2002- 2005; Vice-President, 2005 - 2011, Director, 2002-
ESRC Research Seminar in European Ethnology – Steering Group, 2001-6
SIEF (Société Internationale d'Ethnologie et de Folklore); member of the Executive Board of the SIEF Working Group on Ethnology of Religion (2010 - ); SIEF Working Group on The Ritual Year; SIEF Working Group on Cultural Heritage and Property.
European Association for the Study of Religion
British Sociological Association Sociology of Religion Study Group
British Association for the Study of Religion (BASR) Annual Conferences:
'The Ethical Dimension', Bath Spa University 2006; 'Religious Studies: Mapping the Field', 50th Anniversary Conference, Harris Manchester College, Oxford, 2004; 'Religions in Transition', British Association for the Study of Religion Annual Conference, Chester College, 2003; 'Religion and the State', British Association for the Study of Religion Annual Conference, University of Surrey, Roehampton, 2002; 'Religion and Community', 1st European Association for the Study of Religion Conference, University of Cambridge, 2001.
Street memorial, Bristol
Spontaneous shrine to Steve Jobs, Apple shop, Bath, October 5, 2011