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Thank you for your interest in taking part to Southampton Arts and Humanities Festival 2021!

This year, you will be able to choose one of the following event/activity formats:

  • a digital event or activity (e.g. live event, pre-recorded video/podcast, downloadable resources);
  • an interactive activity, talk, workshop, exhibit, performance at Hands-on Humanities Day (HOHD) (or at another independent face-to-face event), but please note that we still strongly recommend you have a backup plan, e.g. a digital event, in case of a last minute event cancellation due to the Government and University guidelines closer to the time.

To start your registration process you will just need to click the button below and log in with the details (ID and password) that will be provided by UoS Festival in the 'Southampton Arts and Humanities Festival - 2021 Registration process' documents (available after August 5th) at the following:

Please note:

  • if running multiple activities, please make a separate entry for each one;
  • do not use your University ID and password to log in (see above);
  • to explore resources to help you craft your activity, visit (restricted to UoS users);
  • to add relevant key dates and crucial deadlines to your calendar, click on the calendar icons in the tables below to download the .ics file;
  • to edit a submitted activity, please use the dedicated URL, ID and password provided in the latest automated email you received from the system.
DEADLINE Black History MonthSunday 5th September 2021
DEADLINE Southampton Arts and Humanities - DIGITALSunday 3rd October 2021
DEADLINE Hands-on Humanities Day - STAGE 1 (overview)Monday 20th September 2021
DEADLINE Hands-on Humanities Day - STAGE 2 (logistics)Monday 4th October 2021
DEADLINE Hands-on Humanities Day - STAGE 3 (risk assessment)Monday 8th November 2021
DEADLINE UK Disability History MonthSunday 31st October 2021

What's next after submission:

  • Once you have submitted a form, you will receive an automated confirmation email with a summary of the information entered.
  • Upon acceptance/pending status of your submission, you will receive an automated email with a dedicated URL to your activity, username and password, including a link to preview your activity and next action points. These details must be used to edit your entrance or add any pending information.
  • If you did not receive any automated email from us within an hour after submission, please check your spam folder first and if not resolved, get in touch.

New to Southampton Arts and Humanities Festival?

  • If you never heard of or haven't taken part in Southampton Arts and Humanities Festival, please find out more in the FAQ for Exhibitors.
Black History MonthFriday 1st October 2021 - Monday 1st November 2021
Southampton Arts and Humanities FestivalThursday 11th November 2021 - Monday 22nd November 2021
Hands-on Humanities DaySaturday 20th November 2021 - Saturday 20th November 2021
UK Disability History MonthThursday 18th November 2021 - Saturday 18th December 2021

Please note: your contact details will be used exclusively for managing the organisation of the event you are taking part in and will not be shared with other parties.

The UoS Festival Team
Public Engagement with Research unit (PERu), University of Southampton