Being Human

Being Human, the UK's first national festival of the humanities, is back for a second year between 12 and 22 November 2015.

Being Human Festival of the Humanities

Being Human is the UK's only national festival of the humanities. From philosophy in pubs, history in coffeehouses, classics on social media and language lessons on street corners – the festival provides new ways to experience how the humanities can inspire and enrich our everyday lives. 

Queen Mary University of London have launched an exciting range of events for this year's festival under the theme of 'Humans of east London', exploring two main strands of storytelling and medical humanities. Browse below for our full list of events and activities.

Past Events

There are currently no events scheduled.