Festival of the Mind: Special Events
By The University of Sheffield
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From 18-28 September 2014, the University teamed up with Sheffield’s creative community for a celebration of ideas, culture and collaboration. This collection showcases some of the special one - off events and performances that took place during the festival.
|1||VideoDress of Glass & Flame at the Winter Gardens||"Dress of Glass and Flame" is a collaboration between Helen and the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and London College of Fashion.||2/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoDisruptive Technology: Astronomy||Three Sheffield physicists have used Raspberry Pi computing and 3D modelling technology to construct a telescope to photograph and record the night sky.||1/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||VideoMind Reading: Man vs Machine - Highlights||Is it really possible to read minds?||2/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoMind Reading: Man vs Machine - Full Event||Is it really possible to read minds? This performance pits a professional mind reader against new magnetic resonance imaging technology to see who gets the best results.||2/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||VideoCodebreakers Screening: Panel Discussion with Executive Producer & Prof Allan Pacey||Codebreakers in a drama - documentary about one of the 20th century’s most important people; Alan Turing.||1/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||VideoCodebreakers Screening: Audience Q&A||Codebreakers in a drama - documentary about one of the 20th century’s most important people; Alan Turing.||1/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||VideoWhat Do I Know? Learning Disability, Art and Knowledge||Thought-provoking performance by people with learning disabilities demonstrating their creative working progress.||1/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||VideoThe Big Book of Everything We Know||A special performances by theatre company Slung Low.||1/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
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