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Welcome to the East End (1880s-1970s)

London

How well do you know London’s East End? Whether you’re new to the East End and its history or whether you’re already familiar with the subject, this immersive archives course will inform and surprise ...
Call Box Office 02073929200
14:00 -
15:30
18 January 2018 -
08 February 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18201

Welcome to the East End (1880s-1970s)

London

How well do you know London’s East End? Whether you’re new to the East End and its history or whether you’re already familiar with the subject, this immersive archives course will inform and surprise ...
Call Box Office 02073929200
18:30 -
20:00
18 January 2018 -
08 February 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18202

A People's HIstory of the East End - 17th Century

London

The first of four one-day-long classes that explore the rich and vibrant social history of London’s East End. From the early 17th century the East End was transformed by shipping and overseas trade, ...
10:00 -
17:00
27 January 2018 -
27 January 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18216

An Introduction to Victorian and Edwardian Architecture

London

A relaxed and informal introduction to Victorian and Edwardian Architecture. Learn about notable Victorian and Edwardian buildings and how to identify different types of design, exploring innovation, ...
10:00 -
16:00
03 February 2018 -
03 February 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18220

Fashion Street: The Making and Wearing of Clothes in London

London

From Huguenot silk weavers to Jewish tailors to Bangladeshi sari suppliers to hipster street style, the East End has played an important part in London's clothing industry for more than 300 years. Thi ...
11:00 -
17:00
10 February 2018 -
10 February 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18206

A People's History of the East End - 18th Century

London

One part of our four one-day-long classes that explore the rich and vibrant social history of London’s East End. From the early 17th century the East End was transformed by shipping and overseas trad ...
10:00 -
17:00
10 February 2018 -
10 February 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18217

Tribunes of the People - Changing the East End

London

This course focuses on the 1880s to the 1930s, when London’s East End was engulfed in a series of social, economic and political struggles. It identifies key individuals, examines their personal histo ...
18:30 -
20:30
13 February 2018 -
27 March 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18215

The Changing City - Building in the Square Mile

London

Explore the architectural history of The City of London, starting with Sir Christopher Wren and St Paul’s Cathedral, taking in Sir John Soane, and working our way through to the present day’s ‘starchi ...
10:00 -
16:00
17 February 2018 -
17 February 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18221

Unreal City: London in Literature, 1800 to Today

London

On this six-week course, we’ll survey fictional representations of the metropolis. From William Blake’s apocalpytic Lambeth to Zadie Smith’s postcolonial north-west suburbs; from Dickens’s bustling pa ...
19:00 -
20:30
20 February 2018 -
27 March 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18208

London 1918

London

This short course explores the experiences of the men and women ‘left behind’ in London as the First World War drew to a close 1918. Using original historical materials from our special collections, i ...
11:00 -
13:00
24 February 2018 -
24 February 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18205