The Wellcome Trust is a great resource for finding out about scientific public engagement opportunities throughout the UK, here’s what’s up for the remainder of August.
August is a great month for getting out and about. If you’re visiting Edinburgh for their bumper festival month, be sure to check out our contributions to the International Festival, the Art Festival and the Festival Fringe. There are plenty of events elsewhere too – in London, Wales and even South Africa!
The Sick of the Fringe– Edinburgh Fringe Festival – 10th -28th August
Commissioned by the Wellcome Trust arts team and conceived by Brian Lobel, the Sick of the Fringe is a curated programme of events aiming to inspire collaboration between science and the arts. It features keynote talks from leading voices in arts, medicine and activism, open dialogues, advice sessions and opportunities for emerging artists, as well as a series of surgeries for Fringe performers and attendees, providing the opportunity to find out more about the Trust’s work in theatre and arts…
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