Peter Matheson

Peter MathesonPeter Matheson  is a  retired Presbyterian minister.  He was  active in the  Peace Movement in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Germany and  New Zealand.  He has  written many articles and books on peace issues and in his historical work (some 14 books) has  a particular focus on  the  the interface between spirituality,  literature and history, and  on  the lives  of  women and radicals.  He taught  in the universities  of Edinburgh, Otago and Melbourne. His own poetry has been published, and he is currently involved as President of the St Martin Island Community  with issues of sustainability and opposition to deep sea oil drilling.

 

One of the judges for the Poems4Peace 2014 Poetry Competition.

Comments are closed