In this LSE Festival event podcast, Professor Michael Cox, LSE IDEAS, and Sue Donnelly, LSE Archivist discuss student unrest in the late 1960s and its legacy.
One British university above all others came to be associated with student rebellion in the 1960s – LSE – later referred by one of the original rebels as that “utopia at the end of the Kingsway rainbow – for a period”. But why LSE? What did the students hope to achieve? And what legacy did they leave behind?
This event was hosted by LSE IDEAS as part of the LSE Festival 2019: New World (Dis)Orders
Read the rest of the series in The LSE Troubles
Visit LSE 1969, 18 February-15 March, a free exhibition in the Atrium Gallery.