Being Human is led by the School of Advanced Study, University of London in partnership with the Arts & Humanities Research Council and the British Academy.

  • Humans and their non-humans at the British Library

    31 March, 2016

    By Sarah Evans | In this post, Sarah Evans from the British Library talks about the inspiration for their Being Human event Humans and their non-humans.

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  • Stand up for chickens

    24 March, 2016

    By Dr Naomi Sykes | For Easter, we’ve got a special blog all about chickens, eggs and comedy from a project that looks at human-chicken interactions.

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  • Humanities learning helps keep society sane

    17 March, 2016

    By Professor Sarah Churchwell | Our new director talks about Being Human and the importance and use of the humanities in resolving society’s problems.

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  • Radical New Cross

    11 March, 2016

    By Will Cenci | New Cross has a long history of radical politics. During Being Human 2015, Goldsmiths set out to explore and record some of these histories through a series of events that ran throughout the festival.

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