Jenny Taylor

Jennifer Taylor

Member, LGA Editorial Advisory Board


Jenny Taylor is a writer, journalist, and consultant who has worked across the media, including the Independent, the Times, the Spectator, and the BBC. She worked and travelled with missions for ten years before setting up Lapido Media, Centre for Religious Literacy in Journalism. She was awarded her doctorate on Islam and Secularization in Britain from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London in 2001. Her writings include—with Bishop Lesslie Newbigin and Professor Lamin Sanneh—Faith and Power: Christianity and Islam in Secular Britain, published twice (by SPCK and Wipf and Stock), and A Wild Constraint: the Case for Chastity, available from Bloomsbury.