Home > News and media > Video and audio > Channels > Public lectures and events > Public lectures and events: media player

How to contact us

For technical and editorial queries, please use:
lsewebsite@lse.ac.uk|

 

To contribute video and audio content, please use:
web.richmedia@lse.ac.uk|

 

For queries about forthcoming events, please see the public events| website.

Lady Chatterley's Lover: Fifty years on


Download: Audio

Editor's note: This lecture contains sexually explicit language and/or profanity, please do not download if you may be offended.

Speaker(s): Lord Hutchinson QC, Helena Kennedy QC, Geoffrey Robertson QC
Chair: Professor Christine Chinkin

Recorded on 1 November 2010 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.

On 2nd November 1960 the jury at the Old Bailey acquitted Penguin Books of obscenity for publishing an uncensored version of D.H. Lawrence's controversial novel. Geoffrey Robertson QC and a panel explore the impact of the trial on our current laws and assumptions on freedom of expression. This event is in association with Doughty Street Chambers and English PEN.

Event posting

Share:Facebook|Twitter|LinkedIn|