Join us on Tuesday, March 25th 2014, for our annual Friends of Newsam Library & Archives’ (FNLA) Study Day. This year’s event, “Anthem for doomed youth”?: exploring conflict and resolution through archives, considers the concepts of war, conflict and peace through the lense of learning and education.
The day’s programme:
|9.45-10.00||Welcome and Introductions (Sean Curran)|
|10.00-10.30||Activities in the Library and Archives (Sarah Aitchison)|
|10.30-11.30||Professor Stuart Foster Centenary First World War Battlefields Project
|11.30-12.30||Dr Barry Blades, Teachers and the Great War, 1914-1919
||Lunch (please bring your own). Tea and coffee will be provided.
|13.30- 14.30||Walter Lewis, Educating Service Children in the 20th Century
|14.30-15.30||Alix Hall, Thinking Outside the Box: Using Archives to Teach Perspectives on Wartime
|15.30-16.00||Archive showcase of relevant collections from the Library Special Collections and Archives|
Where: Newsam Library & Archives, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London
When: Tuesday, 25 March 2014 from 09:30 to 16:00
Register for free tickets here.
Find out more about the Friends of Newsam Library & Archives, including how to become a member, here.