Southampton Arts and Humanities Festival

Meet our researchers and artists to explore the humanities and the arts at the heart of our research, from wherever you are in the world!

From live events online to videos on demand and free downloadable resources, we have something for everyone, no matter how much you know!

Start booking your tickets and save the dates on your calendar. Content on-demand and downloadable resources will be release from Thursday 11th November, to coincide with the beginning of the festival.

Live events booking is now open for the Southampton Arts and Humanities Festival, the University’s annual Humanities- and Arts-based research festival (formerly known as Human Worlds Festival).

This year, the festival will have a hybrid programme with a series of free online events and downloadable activities – accessible from anywhere in the world, and a few in-person events. The full list of activities and on-demand resources will be released on 11th November, to coincide with the beginning of the festival.

In the meantime, you can start finding out more and reserving your place for online events on the official festival website by clicking on the button below.

This year we will also have an event series dedicated to UK Disability History Month that will take place from Thursday 18th November until Saturday 18th December. Events will be gradually released in the next weeks and will be made available for booking on the festival’s website.

You can also follow the programme unfolding on social media at #UoSArtsHumFest to stay up to date with all upcoming events and activities.