The trouble with being human

Location:Showroom Cinema, Sheffield, S1 2BX
Date and time: 2 November 2011 19.00-21.30

Professor Zygmunt Bauman is one of the most influential social scientists in the world. His work on cultural change, social understanding, political renewal and liquidity put him at the forefront of debates concerning the changing nature of risk, security, governance and democracy. ‘The Trouble With Being Human’ is a new film that has been made about his life and work. The screening will be followed by an opportunity to discuss the issues raised in the film with:

  • Professor Andrew Gamble (Cambridge)
  • Professor Colin Hay (Sheffield)
  • Dr Mark Davis (Leeds)
  • Professor Zygmunt Bauman

Further information

Google map link to: S1 2BX
Organised by: Department of Politics at the University of Sheffield and the Bauman Institute at the University of Leeds.