Sounds from the Park: A Celebration of Speakers’ Corner History

Saturday 7th December, 1pm – 5pm

The Great Hall, Bishopsgate Institute
230 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 4QH

Book your free place now: 0207 392 9200

Bishopsgate Institute and On the Record celebrate the launch of a unique archive and exhibition exploring Speakers’ Corner, Hyde Park. The event marks the end of Sounds from the Park: a year-long history project collecting oral history interviews, recordings and photographs from orators, hecklers and regulars. The exhibition will be at Bishopsgate Institute until 1 March 2014.

Book your place on the 7th December to:
Enjoy research presentations and live performances exploring Speakers’ Corner’s exotic and rambunctious history.
Preview the exhibition and archive.
Try out heckling or make your own personal sign.
Meet the passionate volunteers and Speakers’ Corner regulars who made this project a resounding success.
Lunch at 1pm.
This is a free event but booking via Bishopsgate Institute’s box office is essential: 0207 392 9200.

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