Professor Dame Mary Beard FBA
The history, literature and culture of the classical world, and its impact on later periods
Professor of Classics, University of Cambridge
Six Fellows of the British Academy make the case for the importance of the humanities and social sciences
As part of the #howhumanities and #howsocialscience series, six fellows highlight the importance of these disciplines.
Professor Ingrid De Smet FBA
Renaissance and Early Modern intellectual culture, especially in France and the Low Countries; sixteenth and early-seventeenth century French literature; Neo-Latin Studies; the Republic of Letters; the Classical tradition