ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF RELIGIONS

Monday 7th September 2020
HOSTED BY THE OPEN UNIVERSITY’S DEPARTMENT OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES

#BASR2020

The 2020 BASR Annual Conference will be a one-day, online event, hosted by the Open University.

To attend, simply use this link; https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_NGRlMzcyZGMtYzU3Yi00MzhkLWJiYTQtMDY0MzYwNmEyOWQz%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%220e2ed455-96af-4100-bed3-a8e5fd981685%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22042be667-89d4-48b8-89ec-71dd6179055b%22%2c%22IsBroadcastMeeting%22%3atrue%7d

The link will go live at 8AM. The schedule is as follows:

9:00 – 9:30 | Welcome and orientation from conference organiser David Robertson, BASR President Bettina Schmidt, and Head of OU Religious Studies John Maiden.

9:30 – 11:00Teaching and Learning, including open discussion on the COVID-19 pivot to online delivery. 

 – Dawn Llewellyn (current T&L Fellow, University of Chester), Stefanie Sinclair (BASR T&L rep, Open University), Melanie Prideaux and Natasha Jones (both University of Leeds)

11:30 – 1:00 | ‘Worldviews’ in religious education (curated by Wendy Dossett)

– Wendy Dossett (University of Chester), Rudi Eliott Lockhart (former CEO of the Religious Education Council of England and Wales), Suzanne Owen (Leeds Trinity University), Paul-Francois Tremlett (Open University) and Malory Nye (Independent Academic affiliated to University of Glasgow).

2:00 – 4:00 | BASR AGM

The event is free, and registration is not required. Please use the link at the top of the page on the day to attend.

Hope to see you all virtually there!