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Beautiful ScienceBeautiful ScienceThe British Library's spring exhibition, Beautiful Science, will examine the intriguing subject of date visualisation through history. The exhibition will explore how scientists have represented information visually, linking classic examples of interesting and inspiring historical scientific diagrams with cutting-edge graphics by today's scientists18th April 2014Sunday 1st June 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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Beautiful Science
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  13th February to 1st June 2014
The British Library's spring exhibition, Beautiful Science, will examine the intriguing subject of date visualisation through history. The exhibition will expl... More about this event
 
WT Stead Lecture: Robot Reporter: Journalism In the Age Of Automation And Big DataWT Stead Lecture: Robot Reporter: Journalism In the Age Of Automation And Big DataProfessor Emily Bell discusses how digital technology affects journalism.25th April 2014Friday 25th April 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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WT Stead Lecture: Robot Reporter: Journalism In the Age Of Automation And Big Data
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 25th April 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
Professor Emily Bell discusses how digital technology affects journalism.
 
Seeing Is Believing: Picturing The Nation's Health: TalkSeeing Is Believing: Picturing The Nation's Health: TalkChief Medical Officer Sally Davies and statistician David Spiegelhalter discuss the perception of risk in relation to health.28th April 2014Monday 28th April 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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Seeing Is Believing: Picturing The Nation's Health: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Monday 28th April 2014 - 6.45pm-8pm
Chief Medical Officer Sally Davies and statistician David Spiegelhalter discuss the perception of risk in relation to health.
 
The Secret Lives Of The Hemingway Wives: Author EventThe Secret Lives Of The Hemingway Wives: Author EventAuthor Naomi Wood discusses the women who married Ernest Hemingway and reads from her book Mrs Hemingway.28th April 2014Monday 28th April 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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The Secret Lives Of The Hemingway Wives: Author Event
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Poetry & Readings
DATES  Monday 28th April 2014 - 6.45pm-8pm
Author Naomi Wood discusses the women who married Ernest Hemingway and reads from her book Mrs Hemingway.
 
Michael Katakis And Michael Palin: An Evening With Two TravellersMichael Katakis And Michael Palin: An Evening With Two TravellersWriter Katakis and author Palin discuss their experiences and read from their books.30th April 2014Wednesday 30th April 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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Michael Katakis And Michael Palin: An Evening With Two Travellers
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Wednesday 30th April 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
Writer Katakis and author Palin discuss their experiences and read from their books.
 
Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UKComics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UKComics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UKThis major exhibition at the British Library will explore some of the darker and more complex themes to emerge from the UK's rich tradition of comic books and graphic art. While the exhibition will examining some of the early precursors to the British comic tradition such as William Hogarth, George Cruickshank and Punch magazine, it will mainly foc2nd May 2014Tuesday 19th August 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UK
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Comic Book and Cartoon Art
DATES  2nd May to 19th August 2014
This major exhibition at the British Library will explore some of the darker and more complex themes to emerge from the UK's rich tradition of comic books and ... More about this event
 
Balkan DayBalkan DayIn the centenary year of WWI the Balkans will be the focus of much discussion on 20th century ideas of nation and identity. This event is a show-casing of the region's contemporary literary and cultural achievements, featuring its best commentators.13th June 2014Friday 13th June 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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Balkan Day
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 13th June 2014 - 10.30am-9.30pm
In the centenary year of WWI the Balkans will be the focus of much discussion on 20th century ideas of nation and identity. This event is a show-casing of the
 
Enduring War: Grief, Grit And HumourEnduring War: Grief, Grit And HumourThis exhibition at the British Library showcases letters and diaries from serving soldiers and their relations as part of the World War One centenary commemorations.19th July 2014Sunday 12th October 2014 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
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Free Event 
Enduring War: Grief, Grit And Humour
event > Exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  19th July to 12th October 2014
This exhibition at the British Library showcases letters and diaries from serving soldiers and their relations as part of the World War One centenary commemora... More about this event
 
 
 

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Beautiful Science
Exhibitions | Until 1st June 2014 

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The Doctors Orders
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 18th April 2014 

Scala 6 minutes walk from British Library

DJ Jazzy Jeff provides hip hop, with support from Mr Thing, Andy Smith, Skillz, DJ Babu, Rakaa Iriscience and Spin ...More

Blu & Exile
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 18th April 2014 

Scala 6 minutes walk from British Library

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TDO300 - DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Andy Smith
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 18th April 2014 

Scala 6 minutes walk from British Library

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Jeremy Pelt: Close To My Heart And Musica Paradiso: Songs From The Silver Screen
Concerts | On 18th April 2014 

Kings Place 7 minutes walk from British Library

The trumpeter performs songs from his 2003 album 'Close to My Heart'. Also, the orchestra performs a selection of classical ...More

Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Concerts | Until 13th December 2014 

Kings Place 7 minutes walk from British Library

Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from ...More

 
By George! Handel's Music for Royal Occasions
By George! Handel's Music for Royal Occasions
Exhibitions | Until 18th May 2014 

The Foundling Museum 8 minutes walk from British Library

On the 300th anniversary of the coronation of George I, the first king from the House of Hanover, By George! ...More

 
Vintage Remix
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 18th April 2014 

Bloomsbury Lanes 8 minutes walk from British Library

DJs provide old skool classics....More

Girls Club
Sporting Events | Until 30th May 2014 

Coram's Fields 10 minutes walk from British Library

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Mmm Hmmm
Theatre | Until 19th April 2014 

Camden People's Theatre 11 minutes walk from British Library

Short a cappella songs commenting on aspects of everyday human experience, with a darkly comic edge. Composed and directed by ...More

 
 
 
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