For event organisers

For event organisers

This page is a one-stop-shop for Being Human festival 2017 event organisers.

Here you’ll find resources to help you promote, plan and evaluate your Being Human festival activities. If you have any questions or need help with any of the below, you can email the festival team at


Being Human 2017 timeline

Guides and toolkits

Being Human 2017 planning and promotional toolkit
Tricks of the trade – event planning guide

Case studies

University of Dundee: ‘Martian autopsy’
University of Warwick: ‘Against prejudice: Ira Aldridge in Coventry 1828’
University of Oxford: ‘FRIGHTFriday: the art and science of hope and fear’
Birkbeck, University of London: ‘International London: walking tours’
University of Salford: ‘Twenty years on: Manchester and the IRA bomb
The National Archives: ‘Queer and the state’
Institute of Historical Research: ‘Night at the library: books of hope and fear

Password protected resources

In the run up to the festival, we will be putting things like logos and design templates in this password protected area. You should have received the password via email, but if you haven’t, please email