TalksTalks
Venue
British Library
Date
Mon 30 Jan 2023
Time
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Subtitles
Live Subtitled by Stagetext
Alexander the Great: The Making of a Myth – Speech-to-Text Tour image
Synopsis:

Join us as we take you on a speech-to-text tour of our latest exhibition, Alexander the Great: The Making of a Myth. This tour is suitable for visitors who are D/deaf, deafened and hard of hearing.  
On this tour you will discover the mythical story of Alexander the Great. Find out about an epic tale 2,000 years in the telling. From astrological clay tablets, ancient papyri, and medieval manuscripts, to Hollywood and Bollywood movies and cutting-edge videogames. This major exhibition crosses continents to explore the fantastical stories that turned legacy into legend.
 
The tour is delivered by a curator and live speech-to-text transcription will be provided by Stagetext.
 
One free ticket for a companion is available per visitor. Guide and assistance dogs are welcome.
If you have any other access needs please contact us on [email protected] or phone +44 (0)20 7412 7122 in advance of your visit.
 
Please meet at the Information Desk in the Main Entrance 15 minutes before the start time.