The ESRC Festival of Social Science is happening from 12-21 March 2010 as part of National Science and Engineering Week.
The 2010 Festival of Social Science features over 130 events happening in 7 regions and in over 40 different cities in the UK.
You can follow what’s happening at the Festival via:
- A Google map showing where events are being held
- The #esrcfestival hashtag on Twitter
- The ESRC Festival press release page which includes a number of subject specific briefings
It celebrates some of the country’s leading social science research, giving an exciting opportunity to showcase the valuable work of the UK’s social scientists and demonstrate how their work has an impact on all our lives.
Events are aimed at a range of different audiences, including policy makers, business, the media, the general public and students of all ages. Events come in a variety of formats from traditional lectures and exhibitions to theatrical performances, film screenings, topical debates and even a trip to Second Life.