Presents the ideas and work of William Morris, the nineteenth century designer, craftsman, poet and political thinker, It describes Morris’ views on nature of work, commodities produced, labour organisations under capitalism, inequality, alternative social structures and working methods, craftwork and art and the possibiilities for social, political and industrial change. The programme is in the form of an illustrated lecture split into seven short sections, using present day images. It is surprising how relevant Morris’ ideas are today.
This programme can be rented on our Video on Demand system for £2.00. For this you can view as often as you like within a 48 hour period of your purchase.