History and Society

Our programme includes a diverse collection of walking tours through the city, and examinations of the past and present of the city and its people.


Activities in History and Society

  1. A History of the English Language

    Online

  2. From Suffragettes to Feminists

    Online

  3. An Introduction to Charles Booth's London

    Online

  4. An Introduction to LGBTQ+ Literature

    Online

  5. A Short History of Victorian London

    Online

  6. Factory Girls, New Women: Victorian Gender and Class

    Online

  7. The Story of the Port of London

    Online

  8. ACT UP London

    Online

  9. A-Z of London Radicals

    Online

  10. Archive Tour - LGBTQ+ Collections

    Online

  11. The Bishopsgate Debates

    Online

  12. A Short History of Food (1860s-1970s)

    Online

  13. Archive Tour - Feminist and Women's History

    Online

  14. A Short History of the Crystal Palace (1851-1936)

    Online

  15. The London Voice

    Online

  16. A Short History Of London's East End (1880s-1970s)

    Online

  17. Queer London

    Online

  18. The Language of Sport

    Online

  19. Unreal City: London in Literature, from 1800 to Today

    Online

  20. A Short History of Twentieth-Century London

    Online

  21. Love, Sex and Feminism in Victorian London

    Online

  22. A Cultural History of Aids

    Online

  23. Etymology: Where Words Come From

    Online

  24. London Riots, Rebellions & Protests

    Online

  25. Queer Musical Theatre

    Online

  26. A Short History of London in Summer (1800s-1960s)

    Online

  27. East End Battleground

    Online

  28. Language and the First World War

    Online

  29. Archive Tour - London Collections

    Online

  30. A Short History of Housing (1870s-1960s)

    Online