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by Professor Nicholas Stern | We live in a time when the world faces problems of trust in institutions and a weakening of confidence in existing ideas.
Read our Storify narrative about the launch of the Being Human festival at Senate House, London, on 14 May.
by Professor Barry C. Smith | What do you think of when someone tells you that they’re a scientist or an artist?
PRESS RELEASE | Following a national competition, 36 higher education institutions have been awarded small grants of up to £3,000…
by Dr Michael Eades | Just before Easter, our steering committee met to discuss applications for funding for this year’s Being Human festival of the humanities.
A lot of my life over the last year or so has been taken up with festivals. That’s not to say that this year has been a hedonistic one (far from it), but rather that both my working life...