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From 20–30 September 2018 we’re teaming up with Sheffield’s creative and digital community for a celebration of ideas, culture and collaboration.

The 2018 programme will be available soon.

The 2016 festival saw 50,000 visitors attend 75+ events across 16 venues.

About Festival of the Mind

  • Looking back at Festival of the Mind 2016: read our report
  • From China to the Speigeltent: read our student volunteer's Festival of the Mind experiences
  • Watch again: Sheffield DNA - what traits does being born and bred in the city give you?
  • Video: watch a compilation of Festival of the Mind projections on iconic buildings across the city