All posts tagged: Charles Holden

#PotW: ‘Insulting the autumnal sky’: Senate House and the work of the Ministry of Information 1939-46

When: Thursday 2 February 2017, 6-8pm Who: Senate House Library Where: Chancellor’s Hall, first floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Between 1939 and 1946 the University of London’s Senate House, designed by Charles Holden, was occupied by the Ministry of Information (MOI). The MOI was tasked with justifying Britain’s case during the Second World War to […]