Monday 2 October 2017

British Library - Hello October!Hello October!

Harry Potter: A History of Magic opens this month

Journey to where magic and myth began. Marvel at magical objects from our collection and original drafts and drawings by J.K. Rowling at our upcoming exhibition.
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A Season of Sound

Sound: take the time to explore it. Discover the history of sound and its power in society with our events programme and free exhibition, Listen: 140 Years of Recorded Sound.
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Masterpieces of 20th–century theatre showcased online

Featuring manuscripts by key playwrights from Harold Pinter to Shelagh Delaney, Discovering Literature: 20th century examines the explosion of creativity that characterised British drama in the 20th century.
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Has gender equality really been achieved in the 'first' world?

In this year's Equality Lecture, Professor Mary Evans from the London School of Economics explores why gender inequality remains a persistent issue in society.
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Using the British Library collection to help your business succeed

Stay ahead of the competition by making the most of our Business & IP Centre. Our workshop will show you how to use our rich resources to answer all your business questions, big or small.
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