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Holding the Baby

Holding the Baby is an oral history of childcare and parenting, a podcast series and a travelling, sound-based exhibition touring the East End in 2018-19.

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A Hackney Autobiography

A Hackney Autobiography recorded the history of a unique cultural institution called Centerprise. Discover the project's free mobile app, website and book.

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Oral history... thrusts life into history itself... it allows heroes not just from the leaders, but also from the unknown majority of people... in short it makes for fuller human beings.

Paul Thompson