ESRC Festival of Social Science 2019

Oxford-led festival events held across Oxford, Reading, London and Swindon

The ESRC Festival of Social Science returned from 2-9 November 2019, with more than 450 events across the UK exploring everything from AI to mental health, sexuality to economics, and weather to love and death. 

Throughout the Festival week, researchers from the University of Oxford hosted an array of events including film screenings, pub quizzes, talks, art workshops, and photography exhibitions. 

For more information about our participation in this year's Festival, visit our calendar of festival events 2019 and check out #ESRCFestival on twitter.

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