32nd Eric Symes Abbott Memorial Lecture: Faith and Imagination

May 12, 2017, 10:17 AM

Author and critic Salley Vickers gives the annual Eric Symes Abbott memorial lecture at Westminster Abbey.

In 'Faith and Imagination – How the Arts speak to the reality of the Unseen’, she addresses the crucial role of the arts in giving shape and form to abiding intangible realities, suggesting the vital importance of nurturing the imagination through the arts in an increasingly secular society.

Read a transcript of this lecture on Westminster Abbey's website.

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