Forgive Us Our Debts
This report examines personal, corporate, and public debt in the UK within a moral framework. (2019)
In the 33rd episode of The Sacred, Elizabeth Oldfield talks to writer, broadcaster and Independent columnist Christina Patterson. 26/02/2019
Christina Patterson is a writer and broadcaster. A former chief executive of the Poetry Society and columnist for The Independent, she now writes for The Guardian, The Sunday Times and The Daily Mail about culture, society, politics and books. She is a regular commentator on radio and TV news programmes and a regular guest on Sky News. She is the author of The Art of Not Falling Apart which you can buy here www.amazon.co.uk/Art-Not-Falling-…ch_0?_encoding=U
This episode covers her childhood informed by an ethic of public service, gaining and losing a fundamentalist faith, writing personally as a columnist and the sacramental echoes in wine and kettle chips.
Elizabeth is Theos’ Director. She appears regularly in the media, including BBC One, Sky News, and the World Service, writing in The Financial Times and delivering Thought for the Day on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme.
Posted 27 February 2019
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