LSE Research Festival 2015

A look back at 2015's events

LSE Research Festival 2015 consisted of a series of events designed to celebrate public engagement with social science research. Our thanks go out to everyone who made the 2015 edition of the festival bigger than ever before. The video below and the rest of this page provides visitors with an overview of the festival's events.

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LSE Research Festival Exhibition 2015

On Thursday 21 May 2015, researchers from LSE and elsewhere exhibited films, posters and photographs, discussing their work with the visiting public.

Find out more on our exhibition winners from previous years page.


Strictly Come Researching

On Tuesday 19 May 2015 the winners of LSE Research Festival's newest competition came up against Professor Conor Gearty in a series of his trademark interviews.

Find out more on the Strictly Come Researching prize giving page.


LSE Works: Above the Parapet

On Wednesday 20 May 2015 Dr Purna Sen of the Above the Parapet project discussed recent research on women in public life with LSE Pro-Director of Research Professor Julia Black.

A podcast of this public lecture is available online.


Social Science Soapbox

On Thursday 28 May 2015 LSE researchers took to the soapbox to debate their research in one of LSE's newest café bars.

Find out more on the Social Science Soapbox page.


Event photography is credited to Catarina Heeckt.