Emma Restall Orr
Emma Restall Orr

Emma Restall Orr (aka Bobcat) is one of the most well-known Druids worldwide. She worked for the Order of Bards Ovates and Druids and was Joint Chief of the British Druid Order for nearly ten years. In 2002 founded the international Druid Network which, by gaining status as a religious charity in 2010, changed the legal definition of religion in Britain. She is celebrated for her uncompromising views on ethics, environmentalism and personal responsibility, challenging the Druid and Pagan community with her writings, talks and other public appearances. She has acted as a media spokesperson for Druidry for over 15 years, presenting a reasoned and intelligent response to a broad spectrum of issues and current affairs. Listen to Emma's answers to BBC's The Big Questions:
www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00kc2l1/The_Big_Questions_Series_2_Episode_16/


Books by Emma Restall Orr

Wakeful World, The

Animism, Mind and the Self in Nature

Nov 2012

This book challenges the prevailing worldviews of materialism and dualism, outlines the alternatives, presenting animism as a radically different, yet mature and coherent philosophy.

Kissing the Hag

The Dark Goddess and the Unacceptable Nature of Women

Oct 2008

Kissing the Hag by Emma Restall Orr is based upon the old tale of The Marriage of Sir Gawain, and carries us from girlish innocence through to the nauseating horror of the hag - the raw side, the dark side, the inside of a woman.

Living With Honour

A Pagan Ethics

Apr 2008

This nature-revering Pagan philosopher responds to issues such as abortion, euthanasia, or animal exploitation.

Spirits of the Sacred Grove

Oct 2014

Spirits of the Sacred Grove reveals Druidry as an accessible and compelling spiritual path that offers enormous potential for personal healing and empowerment.

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