The text for Audrey’s Gaeia Manchester Sermon has been posted on the Manchester Literature Festival’s website. The following is a description from their site:
The fifth Manchester Sermon – The Church of The Funnies – was written by Audrey Niffenegger and delivered on 16 October 2014. Audrey was joined by journalist Katie Popperwell for a discussion about art as a religious choice and the role of creators in our society. The Manchester Sermon was co-commissioned by Manchester Literature Festival and Manchester Cathedral, and supported by Gaeia.
Previous Manchester Sermons have been delivered by Lionel Shriver, Ali Smith, Sir Andrew Motion and Jeanette Winterson.
You can download the text of the sermons here.