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18:30 - 21:30 12 November 2014

The Orwell Lecture 2014: Whatever happened to social mobility


JZ Young Lecture Theatre | Anatomy Building (link Map)
Gower Street | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: FREE
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

For the annual Orwell Lecture, David Kynaston will discuss 'Whatever Happened to Social Mobility'.

David Kynaston is a professional historian who has written eighteen books, including the widely acclaimed four-volume The City of London, and the best-selling Austerity Britain. He is an honorary professor at Kingston University.

This lecture forms part of our 'Unreported Britain' programme of events, to mark the new Orwell Prize for Exposing Britain's Social Evils, supported by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

The lecture will begin at 6.30pm. Please register here, and arrive early to be sure of a seat.


Edward Crane
+44 (0)20 7848 7930 | edward.crane@mediastandardstrust.org