The 2018 festival at a glance

WED 17 OCT
TimeEventCategoriesLocation
12:30 - 13:30 Future cities art, words, design, debate Dundee Contemporary Arts
13:30 - 17:30 University of Dundee Culture Day: Examining the Body words Baxter Room 1:36, Tower Building
18:00 - 19:00 Ken MacLeod and Chris Brookmyre - Emerging from the Darkness words Bonar Hall
19:00 - 20:00 Radial - National Theatre of Scotland theatre Bonar Hall
THU 18 OCT
TimeEventCategoriesLocation
10:00 - 16:00 Screen printing at DCA art, design, workshops Dundee Contemporary Arts Print Studio
10:00 - 11:00 You Choose in Space! words, kids Bonar Hall
11:00 - 12:00 Stories in dentistry science, words Bonar Hall Cafe
13:00 - 14:00 A more liveable city words, debate Bonar Hall
14:00 - 15:30 Act locally: Today's fight for the future of equality art, words Bonar Hall
14:30 - 15:15 Eaten dance, theatre, kids Bonar Hall
14:30 - 15:30 Discovering Discovery Walk words, walk and talk Meet at Slessor Gardens
17:00 - 19:00 Comicsopolis - Launching Dundee's new comics art, words Creative Comic Space, Vision Building
18:00 - 20:00 Street food food Discovery Centre, Life Sciences Building
19:30 Dundee Rep Ensemble presents - Gagarin Way theatre Dundee Rep Theatre
FRI 19 OCT
TimeEventCategoriesLocation
10:00 - 11:00 Innocence by Scottish Dance Theatre dance, kids Bonar Hall
10:00 - 12:00 Droid programming challenge science, workshops, kids Bonar Hall
10:00 - 12:00 How to write for games - Threading stories with Twine words, workshops Bonar Hall
13:00 - 14:00 Innocence by Scottish Dance Theatre dance, kids Bonar Hall
13:00 - 14:00 Breaking the habit - Dundee Drugs Commission words, debate D'Arcy Thompson Lecture Theatre, Tower Building
13.20 - 14:00 Lunchtime concert - Piano Duo music Bonar Hall
14:40 - 16:00 London Design Bienniale: Shpeel words, design Bonar Hall
14:30 - 15:30 Dundee's public art art, words, walk and talk Start at Bonar Hall and finish at DJCAD
15:00 - 16:00 Making the difference - Young change makers debate Bonar Hall
17:30 - 19:00 Supper Club - Wider impact of the University of Dundee on the world food Meet in the Tower building foyer
19:00 - 20:30 Comedy with Fred MacAulay words, theatre Bonar Hall
19:00 - 21:00 Be Charlotte and Dr Kate Stone music, science V&A Museum of Design
SAT 20 OCT
TimeEventCategoriesLocation
10:00 - 11:00 Teddy bear hospital science, workshops, kids Bonar Hall
11:00 - 13:30 Puppet making with How It Felt art, design, workshops, kids Bonar Hall
13:00 - 14:00 Did Daphne du Maurier predict Brexit? words, debate Bonar Hall
14:00 - 15:30 Heal the world science, workshops Discovery Centre, Life Sciences Building
14:30 - 15:30 Dark Dundee - Dark history words, walk and talk Start at DJCAD and finish at Overgate
15:00 - 16:00 Peatlands past, present and future words Bonar Hall
16:00 - 17:30 Animation and digital design with NEoN workshops, kids Bonar Hall
17:00 - 19:00 Supper club: DNA Discoveries science, food LifeSpace Gallery, Life Sciences Building
19:00 - 20:00 Louise Welsh words Bonar Hall
20:30 - 21:30 The Unexplained podcast live words Bonar Hall
SUN 21 OCT
TimeEventCategoriesLocation
11:00 - 12:00 Family yoga workshops, kids Bonar Hall
13:00 - 14:00 Who runs the world? Girls. The future of feminism words, debate Bonar Hall
14:00 - 16:00 Robots, rockets, stars, and space with Little Pinata art, workshops, kids Bonar Hall Café
14:00 - 15:00 Future voices: Detecting in Dundee - Hania Allen words Bonar Hall
14:15 - 15:15 Building an island art, design, workshops, kids Dundee Botanic Garden, Education Suite
12:00 - 13:00 The Art of Coorie words Meet in the Bonar Hall Foyer
13:00 - 14:00 The Art of Coorie words Meet in the Bonar Hall Foyer
14:00 - 15:00 The Art of Coorie words  
18:00 - 19:00 Disrupting forensic science science, words, debate Bonar Hall
19:30 - 20:30 Ambrose Parry words Bonar Hall
19:00 - 21:00 Nature after dark in Dundee walk and talk Meeting place Dudhope Castle Car Park