Blog

  • Being Human at the British Museum

    25 September, 2017

    By Michael Eades | Our festival curator reveals an exciting preview event taking place at the British Museum on…

  • Being Human across the globe

    31 August, 2017

    By Michael Eades | With events taking place in four countries outside of the UK, programming will explore this…

  • Broadening horizons – Being Human 2017

    25 June, 2017

    By Sarah Churchwell | Our festival director talks about this year’s festival in context, our upcoming programme and our…

  • I came from Egypt on foot

    9 January, 2017

    By Dr Anna-Louise Milne | During the Autumn, a number of translation laboratories took place with migrants and refugees…

  • Cultures of hope and fear in Nottingham

    25 November, 2016

    By Professor Maiken Umbach | We asked the University of Nottingham’s festival advocate a few question about their programme…

  • Conceiving histories

    23 November, 2016

    By Dr Isabel Davis | What was pregnancy like for people in the past? Isabel Davis tells us about…