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Suffragette Film Screening and Historical Panel

“The Time is Now”

The University of Sheffield History Society and Women’s Committee invites you to their International Women’s Day Event screening and panel discussion of the 2015 SUFFRAGETTE film. The panel will be chaired by Dr. Julie Gottlieb featuring Prof. Laura Schwartz, Prof. Krista Cowman, Dr. Jessica Meyer, Dr. Jennifer Davey and Dr. Alison Twells. The panel discussion will start at 17.00 with a break for refreshments before the film starts at 19.30. Film Unit are facilitating the showing of the film.

Directed by Sarah Gavron and starring Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Brendan Gleeson and Meryl Streep, SUFFRAGETTE is a film which follows the story of the early feminist movement as women foughtfor the right to vote. This highly emotive and critically acclaimed film will shape the panel discussion through which academic historians will discuss the potrayals and perceptions of the feminist movement in History.

Tickets are free. However, there are limited tickets available for this event so please book your place by following the link.

Please show your Eventbrite ticket on your phone or as a print out on the night. You must attend the panel event in order to get free viewing of the film.

92% satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2014

We’re very proud to have received a 92% overall satisfaction rating in the National Student Survey 2014.

94% of our students say our staff are good at explaining things and are enthusiastic about what they’re teaching.

91% of our students also say that our staff made their subject interesting and that the courses are well organised and run smoothly. 93% are happy with the teaching on their course.

If that’s not all The University of Sheffield’s Students’ Union has been voted the best in the UK for the third year running!


More about our Students’ Union and the national student survey ranking.