Sarah Bowen Savant reveals how computer algorithms can aid the comparison of medieval Arabic texts.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, No. 28 (Summer 2016).
Philip Lancaster tells how his study of the War Poets has inspired him to compose a new musical work.
Dr Toby Green is Lecturer in Lusophone African History and
Culture, at King’s College London. He was a British Academy
Postdoctoral Fellow between 2007 and 2010. He currently
holds a British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award
for his project on ‘Identities in Greater Senegambia and
beyond: Interdisciplinary Approaches through History
and Music in Dialogue’.
Paul Heywood outlines why anti-corruption efforts have so far been disappointing, and how a new British Academy / Department for International Development research programme is seeking to change that.