• UK’s first national humanities festival unveils a rich programme of events

    UK’s first national humanities festival unveils a rich programme of events – More than 100 free-to-attend events in over 60 venues nationwide Monday 8 September 2014 Forget the eponymous TV programme featuring fanciful adventures of vampires, ghosts and werewolves, Being Human is a powerful nine-day festival highlighting the richness and vitality of humanities research to actively engage members of the public. […]
  • A human festival

    A human festival by Professor Rick Rylance The humanities are all around us – in the books and newspapers we read, the programmes, the plays and the films we watch, the concerts we listen to, the exhibitions we visit, and so much more. They are there less obviously but equally pervasively in other ways – in our shared history, our […]