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The programme for the 2016 Cambridge Festival of Ideas is now available.

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Artworks that cross the boundaries between the natural and the digital

21 September 2016

Cambridge Festival of Ideas 2016 presents a series of immersive artworks that cross the boundaries between the natural and the digital, and investigate what it means to be human now and in the future.

Bookings set to open for Cambridge Festival of Ideas

20 September 2016

Bookings open next Monday [26th September] for the 2016 Cambridge Festival of Ideas, with a host of events and discussions on issues ranging from the risk of another global financial crash and the rise of populism to whether our identities are becoming more fluid.

Programme launched for Cambridge Festival of Ideas 2016

25 August 2016

In what continues to be an extraordinary year of change, Cambridge Festival of Ideas returns for the ninth year to tackle some of the pressing global challenges we face, from migration and human trafficking to Brexit and the ethical dimensions of gene editing and human enhancement. This year the Festival, which runs from...

Festival information

17 - 30 October 2016

Bookings open on Monday 26 September 2016

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