Dr Philippa Steele is a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow in the Faculty of Classics at the University of Cambridge. In May 2014, she delivered the Evans-Pritchard Lectures at All Souls College, Oxford, on ‘Society and Writing in Ancient Cyprus’.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, Issue 24 (Summer 2014).
A new British Academy book provides the most comprehensive analysis to date of women’s involvement in British political culture in the first half of the 19th century. In these extracts, Dr Kathryn Gleadle describes how women often engaged with politics issues through a prominent male relative – in this case, the leading anti-slavery campaigner Thomas Foxwell Buxton.
Dr Gerbrand Tholen is a British Academy Postdoctoral
Fellow at the Centre on Skills, Knowledge and Organisational
Performance (SKOPE) at the Department of Education,
University of Oxford. His monograph ‘The Changing Nature
of the Graduate Labour Market: Media, Policy and Political
Discourses in the UK’ was published in September 2014.