- Extra Reading
Jazz is essentially improvisational and, at its purest, does not work from a fixed score. It is pure music-making and requires courage and technical skill. It listens to the other musicians and does not try to impose a pre-arranged score upon them. Could jazz serve as a metaphor for an approach to ethics and theology that tries to respond to the circumstances of the time without being too bound to any pre-assigned script? This lecture will examine the ethical traditions that influence the way we think about the new challenges that face us, and suggests a possible way forward.
This event was on Thu, 06 Nov 1997
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