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Podcasts

Robert and Patricia Malcolmson - 'Mass Observation and its Diarists'

Robert and Patricia Malcolmson - 'Mass Observation and its Diarists'

Social Historians, Robert and Patricia Malcolmson, talk about their work editing Mass Observation diaries. Publications include Nella Last’s Peace, A Free-Spirited Woman: The London Diaries of Gladys Langford, 1936-1940 and Dorset in Wartime: The Diary of Phyllis Walther 1941-1942

Juliet Gardiner - ‘Writing the mid century with Mass Observation’

Juliet Gardiner - ‘Writing the mid century with Mass Observation’

In this podcast Juliet Gardiner (British historian and author of Wartime Britain 1939-1945) set out the origins of the original Mass Observation movement in the 1930s and explores the intentions of the organisation’s founders. This lecture was given as part of the 75th anniversary of the Mass Observation Archive.

"My holiday in 1940" - 'I also had another holiday but I spent that one in hospital..it was not very nice in there… https://t.co/2D7idFikdT
'Keep hale and hearty and enjoy life', please take care, and remember - you are not so young.. From MO's topic coll… https://t.co/aAusP1CjCp
Revisiting @TheKeepArchives's blog on Fashion in the Archives, featuring Mass Observation #WW2 #Archivecatwalk https://t.co/JKRCid2ZdY
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