The Origins and Endings of Britain and the EU? A conversation through the archives

Hosted by the LSE Library

Library Gallery, LSE Library, United Kingdom


Daniel Payne

Politics Curator at LSE Library

Our curator for politics, Daniel Payne, explores the origins of European integration and anti-federalist movements through the archive material on display in What does Brexit mean to you?  

The discussion will consider how both these early movements for and against further integration with Europe have influenced the 2016 Brexit referendum and the earlier 1975 referendum. We also want to hear what Brexit means to you. Part of the Being Human Festival.

The British Library of Political and Economic Science was founded in 1896, a year after the London School of Economics and Political Science. It has been based in the Lionel Robbins Building since 1978 and houses many world class collections, including The Women's Library.

You can follow the debate on the following hashtag: #LSEBrexit. 


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