LSE Literary Festival

Don't miss LSE's 9th Literary Festival

LSE's 9th Literary Festival  is running all this week, with events exploring revolutions in literature, international relations, politics, religion and science.

There are still free tickets available for many events, which can be booked online. For those events that are fully booked, returns queues will be in operation, so we encourage you to come along on the day.

E-tickets will be available to book now via the LSE online store.

What's new

Take the National Student Survey (NSS) and make a difference


NSS 2017 is still open for all final year undergraduates! Share your views and make a difference to the next generation of LSE students.


Don't forget to claim your £5 Amazon voucher, as a thank you for your time, by contacting By taking part, you'll also be entered into the prize-draw for a chance to win £100. 

Glad to be Gay: the struggle for legal equality


LSE Library’s Spring exhibition marks the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offences Act when homosexuality was decriminalised in private.


Using unique material from the Hall-Carpenter Archives and The Women’s Library collection, this exhibition considers the difficult legal struggle faced by gay people to achieve equality over the last half century

IMT part-time vacancies for returning students in 2017/18


Fancy earning between £11 - £14 p/h?


IMT are currently recruiting students to work as Student Training Advisors, Teaching Spaces Assistants and Laptop Surgery Advisors in 2017/18. The deadline for applications is Tuesday 28 February. 


For more info and to apply, please see the LSE IT News blog

LSE LGBT+ Role Models and Allies Directory


Have you seen LSE’s new LGBT+ Role Models and Allies Directory?


This LGBT History Month LSE is continuing to champion LGBT+ equality by launching a new directory featuring staff who are either out at work or identify as allies.


Whether you’re a new starter or a long-term member of staff, you’re not alone. Browse the directory or get in touch with any of our volunteers.

Brexit: Implications for the UK, the EU and the international system


LSE’s Brexit Lunchtime lecture series is open to all staff and students.


The format of the series varies, however sessions address a range of important political, economic, financial, legal, and social issues that arise for Britain and the EU within the Brexit negotiations.


Lectures take place every Wednesday from 12.00pm- 1.30pm, in the Hong Kong Theatre. Attendance is on a first-come-first-served basis.


See here for the full programme.

Public events

Europe's Growth Challenge

Speaker: Dr Simeon Djankov
Date: Monday 27 February, 7.45-9pm


Women and Religion
Speakers: Fabiana Barticioti, Mandy Ford, Sally Hitchener

Date: Wednesday 1 March, 6.30-8pm


Rethinking Mao and the Chinese Revolution
Speaker: Professor Chen Jian
Date: Thursday 2 March, 6.30-8pm


See Diary and events for more.  


See News and media for more.



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