Elizabeth Poole, Ed de Quincey and Eva Giraud explore the dynamics of a racist hashtag following the Brussels terrorist attack.
Khadij Gharibi examines immigrant parents’ beliefs and practices in passing on their heritage language to their children.
Petros Karatsareas reveals the difficulties faced by heritage language speakers in London’s Greek Cypriot diaspora.
Antony Hopkins reminds us that for half a century the United States was a truly ‘imperial’ power.
A ‘From the Archive’ article.
Welcome to this issue of the British Academy Review.
John Gordon investigates what makes shared reading so powerful.
Jennie Bradbury and Philip Proudfoot reveal how agriculture is at the heart of both strife and heritage in Syria.
Caroline Knowles leads us through a city experiencing radical change.
Helen McCarthy puts home-working in its historical perspective.
Geoffrey Beattie explains why climate change messages are not getting through.
Mary S. Morgan on the curious uses of models, facts and narratives.
Mary Beard argues that it is time to stop searching for the eureka moment.
Alun Evans, Chief Executive of the British Academy, considers the highlights of 2017-18, and looks ahead.
David Cannadine, President of the British Academy, unearths the deep roots of the Academy’s new vision.