Culture archives

Worldviews and Cultural Apologetics

These are my slides from a day of teaching on worldviews and cultural apologetics for Care's Leadership Programme. You can download the pdf from Slideshare. These posts may be related: Topics: media This is a brief list of some of the subjects in the area of the media on which Tony Watkins can speak or write. There are some suggestions of possible... Understanding teen culture On Saturday (21 November 2009)...

On Defending Beauty

I was struck by these comments about the loss of beauty in British life by the philosopher Roger Scruton:   In the '50s and '60s, when my generation was growing up, British people were actively recruited by the educational system and the worlds of art and religion to an aspirational culture. Those were the days of Henry Moore and Benjamin Britten, of Graham Sutherland and Michael Tippett. W. H. Auden...

Understanding teen culture

On Saturday (21 November 2009) I led two workshops at Good Book Company's 'Growing Young Disciples training day on youth and children's work. The first was on Understanding Teen Culture. Forty minutes is a very short time to do anything other than scratch a tiny part of the vast surface which is youth culture. Anyway, here are the slides for those who were there. The audio may be available on...