Book Buzz Bite: Adam Matthew Digital: Explore the History of Britain Through Three Turbulent Decades, Written by Those Living Through It
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
11:00 AM – 11:15 AM CT
In this session, Nick Jackson, Editor, Adam Matthew Digital, guides you through a tour of Mass Observation Project: 1981-2009. From the document types to the topics covered, discover how this unrivalled resource supports teaching and research of British social history.
The first module, now available, covers the turbulent 1980s from Thatcherism and the AIDS crisis, to the Royal Wedding of Charles and Diana, and Live Aid as well as a broad range of topics from a Christmas Day diary to views on elections and clothes.