All 4 entries tagged Mrc
November 12, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/images/coldwar/
There is a new exhibition on the MRC featuring archives about the division of Germany and the progress of the Cold War. There is also an online version of the exhibition available here
September 28, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/modules/docs/
It now provides online resources for a total of 12 undergraduate modules in 3 university departments (History, Politics and International Studies, and Sociology).
For more information, click here
April 23, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/images/chaos/
There is a new exhibition in the Modern Records Centre about the aftermath of the Wall Street Crash and the economic crisis of the 1930s. The exhibition includes a letter from Prime Minister Ramsay Macdonald written days before the collapse of the second Labour government and images of contemporary social attitudes towards bankers. To find out more, click here
February 02, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/news/celebrating_the_life
To mark the 50th anniversary his performance of Othello at the Royal Shakespeare Company, the life and work of Paul Robeson will take centre stage in a series of events to compliment the RSC's latest production of Othello at the Warwick Arts Centre. Two exhibitions and a panel discussion are among the fringe events celebrating the outspoken actor and civil rights activist who shot to fame in 1930 when he became the first black actor to perform the lead role in Othello since Ira Aldridge in 1860.
The Modern Record Centre's exhibition can be accessed here
The Modern Records Centre is located just behind Warwick Arts Centre. Opening hours: Monday/Tuesday: 9am-5pm (extended on Tuesday 3rd February); Wednesday/Thursday: 9am-7pm; Friday: 9am-4pm. Closed Saturdays and Sundays.
Opening hours for the exhibition in the Warwick Arts Centre bar: Monday-Saturdays: 9.30am til end of show; Sundays: 2-8pm