Questions about Francis Cotton

Sally O’Wheel, Tasmania Regional Meeting This is the hardest thing I have had to deal with since I accepted the position as co-convenor of the Friends in Stitches, Australian Quaker Narrative Embroidery. I have had the job of creating the Friends in Stitches web page...

Book review: The Honest History Book

This is a very timely book of essays from a variety of writers about many aspects of Australian history and current trends, and edited by David Stephens and Alison Broinowski. Its primary focus is the way in which Anzac and Australia’s war experiences have been...
Book review: A Little History of Religion

Book review: A Little History of Religion

What is religion? And where does it come from? Religion comes from the mind of the human animal, so it comes from us. An opening like this might be expected to herald an attack on orthodox religion.  On the contrary, Richard Holloway – formerly Primus (senior...