About the Author
Steve Brie is a Senior Lecturer in English Literature at Liverpool Hope University. He has published works on Poetry, Film, Television Drama, Theology, History and Popular Music. His research interests include: the poetry of Charles Bukowski; the novels of Jack Kerouac; British and American television drama and popular music. Jenny Daggers is a Senior Lecturer in Theology & Religious Studies at Liverpool Hope University. She is author of The British Christian Women's Movement: a Rehabilitation of Eve (Ashgate, 2002) and co-editor of Sex, Gender and Religion: Josephine Butler Revisited (Peter Lang, 2006). Jenny has also published a number of articles on feminist theology and women's history. David Torevell is Associate Professor in Theology and Religious Studies at Liverpool Hope University. He is the author of Losing the Sacred: Ritual, Modernity and Liturgical Reform (T&T Clark, 2000), Liturgy and the Beauty of the Unknown, Another Place (Ashgate, 2007) and joint editor with Clive Palmer of The Turn to Aesthetics: An Interdisciplinary Exchange in Applied and Philosophical Aesthetics (Liverpool Hope University Press, 2008). Among his research interests are contemplative theology and spirituality.