Festival of Culture 2017
Monday June 5 - Saturday June 10
Join us at this year's Festival of Culture to discover and be inspired by the breadth and quality
of research and teaching across the arts, humanities and social sciences at
This week-long festival, comprising talks, workshops and exhibitions, is set to challenge your thinking and offer new ways of understanding our world.
Highlights of this year's festival
Listen to a live reading of George Orwell's 1984 - Take a night walk through Dickens's London - Immerse yourself in the treasures of the written word - Step into the world of comic superheroes and the political landscape - Explore migration patterns through the medium of theatre - Get to grips with the Greenlandic language - Uncover the meaning of gold in art - Discover a 'New Blue' - Take a peek at the 400 year old shopping list - Read for pleasure at our Festival Book Club - Play with the language of maths through coding - And much, much more...