The 12th Annual ESRC Festival of Social Science
Debate, discuss, discover
Get an insight into our leading social science research and see how it influences our social, economic and political lives.
What’s on is your home for information on public events at the University.
Be inspired and entertained by events on a range of different topics. We host hundreds of events all over the city each year.
Our events are for everyone and many of them are free.
Drama and films
Our Drama Studio hosts drama, dance, opera and music productions and you can see a programme of films in our very own independent cinema.
Open days, exhibitions and family events
We have lots of events for the whole family including Sheffield’s most mind-boggling museum where you can discover curious creatures such as fossilised flying dinosaurs.
Music and entertainment
Listings for our music events, including concerts by our students and visiting artists of international standing.
Lectures, seminars and conferences
Expand your mind: learn from our brilliant academic staff and hear from the best guest speakers.
TedX talk: the problem with democracy
Watch Professor Matthew Flinders’ speak on the problem with democracy. It’s session 2 from 20m 25s.
Off the Shelf festival of words 2014
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