Stewart Headlam's Radical Anglicanism: The Mass, the Masses, and the Music Hall

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Standing in stark contrast to the conservative churchmen of Victorian Britain, the Anglican clergyman Stewart Headlam was a passionately progressive reformer, a champion of the working poor - especially women - a defender of the music hall performers his colleagues attacked as licentious, and, in short, a man of God who remained firmly and controversially engaged with the society in which he lived and worked. This book, the first significant study of Headlam since 1928, paints a rich and complex picture of this larger-than ...

Stewart Headlam's Radical Anglicanism: The Mass, the Masses, and the Music Hall 2003, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252028243

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