Mass Observation Archive talks at The Keep, 14 May and 18 June 2014

Mass Observation and its Diarists

Nella_Last_in_the_1950s book coverEarly evening lecture by Robert and Patricia Malcolmson

Robert and Patricia Malcolmson are Social Historians and editors of numerous Mass Observation diarists including Nella Last in the 1950s:  Further Diaries of Housewife 49.

The talk will focus on their use of Mass Observation and explore the diaries collected by the original Mass Observation movement (1937 – 1966).

 

Venue: The Keep
Date:
 Wednesday 14 May 2014, 6pm (6.30pm start)
Cost:
 £5
Booking:
  via Eventbrite page

 

The English In Love

The English in love book coverEarly evening talk by Dr Claire Langhamer

 

Dr Claire Langhamer is a social and cultural historian.

Claire will talk about her use of the Mass Observation Archive for her recent publication The English in Love;The Intimate Story of an Emotional Revolution.

 

 

Venue: The Keep
Date:
 Wednesday 18 June 2014, 6pm (6.30pm start)
Cost:
 £5
Booking:
 via Eventbrite page

 

 

 

 

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