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The Memory Hole Machine Speaks at Being Human 2016

MEMORY HOLE MACHINE COLLECTS TRANSFORMS AND SPEAKS What It Means To Being Human   Come to The Memory Hole Machine Installation in the entrance to Crush to Hall, Senate House on Monday, for your last opportunity to Enter The Memory Hole , in the Being Human Festival category of the Senate House Library Audio Collection. Your contribution will be read live on Thursday 24th November in The Chancellor's Hall in the concluding movement of the Symphonic Sound piece Hacking The Silence: Sonification of Senate House Library .
20 Nov 2016
Hannah Thompson

OpenStudio40 Wed 16th Nov 10.00 - 18.00 Be At The First of the Last OR The Last Of The First

  Welcome to Open Studio no. 40 From 10.00 until 18.00 next Wednesday 16 th Nov to experience this extraordinary library, from within the sounds that enshroud it.    Come to the Last Open Studio of the First ever Sound Art Residency at Senate House Library before Being Human16 Be apart of a Sound Art Installation and check out: the Gestural Controllers Move the wind with your hand slide up the library walls with your fingers play an augmented violin play the resonant frequencies of the reading rooms
9 Nov 2016
Hannah Thompson

Researching Nigerian History at Senate House

Senate House Library possesses a wealth of material related to the history of Nigeria, from the origins of British influence in the region through to the present day. The Commonwealth Studies and the History collections are the main starting points for researching this topic, and in addition the Library also subscribes to a number of online resources that would be useful to those interested in Nigerian history. Print Resources The bulk of our material on Nigerian history can be found by browsing the following classmarks: Commonwealth Studies: DT513 – DT515
7 Nov 2016
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