What Does Brexit Mean To You? The conversation

Hosted by the LSE Library

Library Gallery, LSE Library, United Kingdom

Listen to each other and discuss what Brexit means with inspiration from LSE Library’s archives relating to Britain’s relationship with and the history of the European Union.

This is a long table conversation event hosted in the gallery space literally around the long table display case in which one person explains why they voted for leave and another why they voted remain in the EU referendum on 2016. The idea of a long table conversation is that people discuss and listen to each other and we want to encourage discussion about what has become one of the most divisive issues in contemporary society and politics. LSE mediators will help keep the conversation respectful and moving around the table so that everyone has a say.

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. 


If you are planning to attend this event and would like details on how to get here and what time to arrive, as well as on accessibility and special requirements, please refer to LSE Events FAQ. LSE aims to ensure that people have equal access to these public events, but please contact the event's organiser as far as possible in advance if you have any access requirements, so that arrangements, where possible, can be made. If the event is ticketed, please ensure you get in touch in advance of the ticket release date. Access Guides to all our venues can be viewed online.

Twitter and Facebook

You can get immediate notification on the availability of an event podcast by following LSE public lectures and events on Twitter, which will also inform you about the posting of transcripts and videos, the announcement of new events and other important event updates. Event updates and other information about what's happening at LSE can be found on the LSE's Facebook page.

From time to time there are changes to event details so we strongly recommend that if you plan to attend this event you check back on this listing on the day of the event.

Whilst we are hosting this listing, LSE Events does not take responsibility for the running and administration of this event. While we take responsible measures to ensure that accurate information is given here (for instance by checking the room has been booked) this event is ultimately the responsibility of the organisation presenting the event. 


LSE Library LSELibrary

RT @bellmari: Thurs 15 Nov 1-2pm @LSELibrary Gallery - explore the origins of European integration and anti-European federalist movements w…

10 hours ago

Reply Retweet Favorite

LSE Library LSELibrary

"Make A Stand!" is a new exhibition featuring life sized images of women and male allies that fought for women's su……

13 hours ago

Reply Retweet Favorite

  Sign up for news about events