Dr Iain R Edgar, University of Durham, recounts his findings from a research trip undertaken in 2005 to investigate the significance of dreams in a sample of Islamic cultures.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, Issue 9.
Wells Cathedral contains one of the most substantial collections of medieval
stained glass in England. In 2004 the British Academy published, in a handsome
two-volume set, the first fully illustrated study of this exceptional glass. It forms the
next part of the British contribution to the international Corpus Vitrearum Medii
Aevi series (Catalogue of Medieval Window Glass). Author Dr Tim Ayers,
Secretary of the British CVMA committee, here discusses two particular windows.
Funding through the British Academy Small Grants scheme has helped Professor Andy Miah and Dr Beatriz Garcia to pursue their research into the ‘non-accredited’ media at the Olympic Games. Here they describe the role of this alternative media coverage, and explain its significance for Britain on the approach to London 2012.