The British Academy 10-Minute Talks: Britain and Europe in a Troubled World

7 Oct 2020, 13:00 - 13:30

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The world’s leading professors explain the latest thinking in the humanities and social sciences in just 10 minutes.

Is Britain a part of Europe? Ahead of the publication of his latest book Britain and Europe in a Troubled World, Vernon Bogdanor untangles the history of Britain’s complex relationship with Europe and discusses how the EU needs to change if it is to avoid losing more member states. Spanning the last 75 years, this 10-Minute Talk provides the essential background to the struggle over Brexit.

His latest book Britain and Europe in a Troubled World will be published in November. You can get 30% off when you pre-order the book by entering the code YBETW when prompted at checkout on Yale University Press. The code is valid until 31 December 2020 and some restrictions apply*.

Speaker: Professor Vernon Bogdanor FBA, Research Professor, Institute of Contemporary British History, King's College London

10-Minute Talk: Britain and Europe in a Troubled World

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10-Minute Talks are a series of pre-recorded talks from Fellows of the British Academy screened each Wednesday, 13:00-13:10, on YouTube and also available on Apple Podcasts.

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