Upcoming 2022 Conference

G.K. Chesterton – The Great Detective

Saturday, October 22, 2022
Campion College, Sydney


Addressing the theme of “G.K. Chesterton – The Great Detective”, the presentations will explore various topics, including a comparison of Father Brown with other characters in detective fiction and movies, such as Sherlock Holmes and Inspector Clouseau (of Pink Panther fame), and a study of Chesterton and Dorothy Sayers as mystery writers.


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Satire – Is satire possible in a culture that no longer has fundamental beliefs by which human follies can be exposed?

Book review – Richard Ingrams’ recent book on whether Chesterton was anti-Semitic.

Drama – a report on an Australian movie production of Chesterton’s play, ‘Magic’.

And much more …


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