Solem

  • Reference
      GB 133 UMP/2/14
  • Dates of Creation
      1958-1971
  • Physical Description
      22 items

Scope and Content

Solem was in effect the replacement to Serpent. It was also published by the Students Union. Originally a small scale publication it underwent a change in March 1967 to a larger A4 format. Production values improved, and the journal contains some impressive reportage on politics and the arts. It is believed that the last issue of Solem was issued in March 1971.Former reference:UA/53.

The collection appears to be incomplete, Currently, we hold the following issues:

  • Summer 1958
  • Spring 1959
  • Summer 1959
  • Autumn 1959
  • Spring 1960
  • Summer 1960 [Incorrectly titled Spring 1960]
  • Autumn 1960
  • Spring 1962
  • January 1963
  • Lent 1963
  • Winter 1966
  • March 1967
  • October 1967
  • December 1967
  • November 1968
  • January 1969
  • November 1969
  • February 1970
  • May 1970
  • November 1970
  • March 1971
  • 1 undated copy
At least two issues are missing, viz.: June 1963 and May 1969.

Related Material

Solem can also be found in the Students Union Archive (SUA/8/4); this collection includes the June 1963 and May 1969 issues which are not included here.