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Understanding Society: A Festival of Social Science 2021

Understanding Society: A Festival of Social Science 2021

Showcasing the University of Sheffield’s world-leading social science researchers and their work on tackling some of the greatest problems facing society today.

This free, online festival showcases the University of Sheffield’s world-leading social science researchers and their work on tackling some of the greatest problems facing society today.

Part of the national ESRC Festival of Social Science 2021 and made possible thanks to funding from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), which is part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).

Check out our series of talks, debates, films, podcasts and interactive exhibitions online here from Monday 1 November 2021.