Journal of the British Academy

A multi- and interdisciplinary open access journal publishing articles in the humanities and social sciences. Supplementary issues publish thematic collections of papers, put together by guest editors. The Journal showcases high quality articles associated with the Academy’s own programmes, activities and interests.

Recently posted

Volume 9, supplementary issue 1, Repositioning of Africa in Knowledge Production: Shaking off Historical Stigmas
Edited by Juliet Thondhlana and Evelyn Chiyevo Garwe
Posted 1 April 2021

Reshaping relations between the state and the private sector post-COVID-19? Exploring the social licence framework
Emma Borg and Charlotte Unruh
Posted 31 March 2021

Transforming knowledge by editing texts: the Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi and medieval British university philosophy
John Marenbon
Posted 23 March 2021

Dawn Adès and Fiona Williams
Posted 15 January 2021

Climate migration and the UK
Laurie Parsons
Posted 15 January 2021

Lived experience and the Holocaust: spaces, senses and emotions in Auschwitz
Nikolaus Wachsmann
Posted 15 January 2021

Four responses to Nazism
Ellen Pilsworth
Posted 15 January 2021

Gender and the social imaginary in medieval Welsh law
Robin Chapman Stacey
Posted 11 December 2020

‘Colonial virus’? Creative arts and public understanding of COVID-19 in Ghana
Ama de-Graft Aikins
Posted 9 December 2020

Alcuin and Cynewulf: the art and craft of Anglo-Saxon verse
Andy Orchard
Posted 9 December 2020

Who cares? A defence of judicial review
Susanne Baer
Posted 16 October 2020

Shape the Future: how the social sciences, humanities and the arts can SHAPE a positive, post-pandemic future for peoples, economies and environments
Molly Morgan Jones, Dominic Abrams and Aditi Lahiri
Posted 2 October 2020

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on deaf adults, children and their families in Ghana
Ruth Swanwick, Alexander M. Oppong, Yaw N. Offei, Daniel Fobi, Obed Appau, Joyce Fobi and Faustina Frempomaa Mantey
Posted 25 September 2020

Published volumes and supplementary issues

Volume 9 (2021)

Volume 9, supplementary issue 1, Repositioning of Africa in Knowledge Production: Shaking off Historical Stigmas, edited by Juliet Thondhlana and Evelyn Chiyevo Garwe (1 April 2021)

Volume 8 (2020)

Volume 8, supplementary issue 1, A Mediterranean Perspective on European Union and Disunion, edited by Ash Amin (24 February 2020)

Volume 8, supplementary issue 2, Early Childhood Development in the Global South, introduced by Simon Goldhill and Philip Lewis (25 March 2020)

Volume 8, supplementary issue 3, Memories of Violence, edited by Charles Tripp (15 June 2020)

Volume 8, supplementary issue 4, Multidisciplinary perspectives on the child's voice in public policy, edited by Ruth Lister (28 September 2020)

Volume 7 (2019)

Volume 7, supplementary issue 1, Tackling Modern Slavery: Problems and Possibilities, edited by Brad K. Blitz (18 June 2019)

Volume 7, supplementary issue 2, Cities and Infrastructure in the Global South, edited by Caroline Knowles (7 August 2019)

Volume 6 (2018)

Volume 6, supplementary issue 1, Reforming Business for the 21st Century, edited by Colin Mayer (17 December 2018)

Volume 5 (2017)

Volume 4 (2016)

Volume 3 (2015)

Volume 2 (2014)

Volume 1 (2013)

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