2023 Being Human Festival events
Here is a roundup of the events programme for Being Human Festival 2023.
|Coming Home: Sharing Veterans’ Mental Health Stories
|9 Nov 2023, 09:00 to 18 Nov 2023, 17:00
|Coming Home is an exhibition of life stories told through unique comic and cartoon-based artwork produced by veterans alongside life story practitioners, arts professionals and Cardiff University researchers.
|11 November 2023 10:00-16:00
|Join in a range of activities from exploring stone age tools to creating your own animal art to take home in this family friendly event.
|Coming Home: Guided Tours
|14 November, 13:00-14:30
Join Re-Live for an exhibition of original artwork from Coming Home, an anthology comic co-created with veterans living with mental health stories working alongside some of the UK’s leading cartoonists, Life Story practitioners and Cardiff University researchers.
|Coming Home: Life-Story Talk and Workshop
|14 November, 15:00-16:30
To celebrate the exhibition of original artwork from Coming Home, an anthology comic co-created with veterans living with mental health stories, Re-Live Artistic Director, Karin Diamond, will lead a talk and workshop exploring how the project supported veterans to share their moving and challenging stories.
|Exploring Histories of Labour: inclusive heritage and collaboration
|14 November, 17:00-19:00
|Engage with museum collections to uncover histories of labour within Wales and globally, led by National Trust Cymru.
|In conversation with an AI
|17 November 2023 10:00-16:00
|How aware are you of artificial intelligence (AI) and how to navigate it? Observe a fictional scenario where an AI system is being interviewed for its work in journalism.
|Mapping the Metals – Community Heritage and Metal Detecting
|18 November 2023 10:00-16:00
|Help conduct and document analysis of the archaeological treasures that can be found on your doorstep.