Delivered by Lord Runciman PBA to the 101st Annual General Meeting of the Academy on 3 July 2003.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in Review, Issue 7.
In these extracts from his address to the Annual General Meeting on 16 July 2009, the incoming President of the British Academy, Professor Sir Adam Roberts, reveals the Academy’s plans to play a stronger role in future public debates and policy-making.
This issue of the ‘Review’ includes events and activities that took place during the first half of 2003 (January to July).
Professor Steven Mithen, University of Reading, reports on recent developments in our understanding of agricultural origins in Western Asia and his work in Wadi Faynan.