Being Human Festival 2020 | New Worlds

Our 2020 Digital Events Line-Up

We’re running 5, fantastic online events all based on fascinating insights and research from University of Lincoln researchers and beyond. Book your tickets now at the links below to make sure you don’t miss out!

Engineering Reality | Thurs 12th Nov | 6:30pm-7:45pm | Full Details & Tickets

Old Sheep, New World | Mon 16th Nov | 7:00pm-8:30pm | Full Details & Tickets

Cook vs. Kirk | Tues 17th Nov | 6:00pm-7:15pm | Full Details & Tickets

Pandemic Survival: Ancient & Modern | Weds 18th Nov | 6:00pm-7:30pm | Full Details & Tickets

No Place Like Home? | Thurs 19th Nov | 6:00pm-8:00pm | Full Details & Tickets

Who’s it for?: Open to all, but best suited for those 16 years and above. Curiosity essential!

Location: Fully online, via Zoom.

Tickets: FREE to attend. Booking essential.

Accessibility: All events will be using live captioning. If you’d like to attend any of our events and have additional digital accessibility requirements, please contact us at

What is the Being Human festival?

Being Human is a national festival of the humanities. A celebration of humanities research through public engagement, it is led by the School of Advanced Study at the University of London, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the British Academy.

Each year in November, Being Human events are hosted in more than 50 towns and cities across the UK, engaging, entertaining and delighting audiences in an exploration of what it means to be human.

If you have any questions regarding Lincoln’s Being Human Festival events, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at