Tuesday, 26 June 2012
The article posted below is written by Amber Cowan and was originally posted in Metro on 25/06/12. Metro is a free newspaper that can be found dotted around London's Underground network. The article highlights a recent revival of folk festivals in the UK and explores their implicit and explicit religious aspects, especially with reference to their indicating a sociological shift in the ways that Britons want to collectively escape from the modern life. But most of all the article provides a good example of accessible and unbiased writing concerning religion and society that the College is excited to showcase in the hope of its providing food for critical reflection for those wanting to explore these issues in more depth.