About this Event
The ESRC Festival of Social Science is an annual celebration of the social sciences. Social science is the study of society and the manner in which people behave and influence the world around us. It tells us about the world beyond our immediate experience and can help explain how society works.
Food is something we all have in common, the risks are complex, both systemic and personal and there is little that is closer to home. The COVID 19 outbreak has necessitated a move away from more traditional data collection methods, and accelerated the innovative use of digital data.