The Rector's Challenge -St Andrews
The Rector’s Challenge:
“I want you to take up this position: ‘Youth have for too long left exclusively in our hands the decisions in national matters
that are more vital to them than us.’”
Discuss this statement from J.M.Barrie’s 1922 Rectorial Address ‘Courage’ and its relevance to the modern world.
Your entry should be between 1000- 3000 words. The deadline is January 6th 2020.
Please submit your original work via email firstname.lastname@example.org in Word or PDF format.
Make sure your name is clearly appended along with an email contact address.
Publication in the J.M.Barrie 160th anniversary Journal. (9th May 2020)
Free membership of J.M.Barrie Literary Society for 2020.
For more information: www.jmbarriesociety.co.uk/st-andrews.html.
You can download 'Courage' (and other St Andrews related speeches) HERE
And if your knowledge of J.M.Barrie goes no further than Peter Pan, please familiarise yourself with our website and resources.
You may be surprised at what you discover!
DOWNLOAD THE 'CHALLENGE' HERE