Sofia 72

July 2005

What Makes a Person?

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  • I is an Other by Christopher Hampton
  • The Anonymous Makers by Christopher Hampton
  • Rachel by Joanna Clark
  • Prose poem: Chalcedon. The Statement of the Council of Chalcedon in bilingual text

Reviews and Notices

  • Oratorio: Patti Whaley recommends Child of our Time by Michael Tippett
  • Pamphlet: Ken Smith reviews Where We are Now by SoF North West England Group.
  • Book: Dominic Kirkham reviews The Way to Happiness by Don Cupitt
  • Book: David Boulton reviews Surfing on the Sea of Faith by Nigel Leaves
  • Book: Philip Knight reviews Science, Consciousness and Ultimate Reality edited by David Lorimer
  • Book: Anne Ashworth reviews poetry collections by Richard Skinner and Christine Webb
  • Film: Cicely Herbert reviews Kingdom of Heaven directed by Ridley Scott


  • Letters
  • Mayday Notes