While London’s streets have often been a place of protest they have seldom turned to outright revolution. This course will look at the role of street protests, from William Long Beard in 1196 to Extinction Rebellion in 2019, asking where events like the Gordon Riots fit into that story.
Who is this course for?
This course is for anyone with an interest in London history and the history of radical campaigners.
You will learn
- How street protests have been a constant feature of London life
- The role of protests in the development of democracy
- Discover places that have had a role in protest
- Find out about how to use online archives and libraries to take studies further.
Need to Know
- 18:30 - 20:30
- Full £90 / Conc. £68
- Bishopsgate Institute
- Robert Smith
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