The 60s Explosion: The Decade That Changed The World
What : Special Events
When : Saturday 30 July, 10.00–17.30
Where : The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre
SPECIAL EVENT: In anticipation of the V&A’s upcoming exhibition You Say You Want a Revolution? Records and Rebels 1966 – 1970 and in collaboration with the BBC, the V&A will celebrate the 1960s with a day of free talks and events on Saturday 30 July.
Highlights include legendary DJ Annie Nightingale, MBE in conversation with historian Alwyn Turner, and there will be the opportunity to see memorabilia of the era from the EMI Archive. The BBC’s People’s History of Pop team will be stationed at the V&A for the day, inviting the public to bring along their own 1960s music memorabilia.
Saturday 30 July, 10.00–17.30
Free, booking required
Book online or by calling 020 7942 2211, Monday-Friday, 9.30 –17.30.
Image: John Sebastian performing at Woodstock, 1969. Copyright: Henry Diltz Corbis