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29th May 2019
A new report outlines the benefits of learning a language, such as the increased capacity for empathy and creativity.
21st May 2019
Theology and Religious Studies disciplines must confront significant challenges or risk ‘disappearing from our universities’ at a time when they have never been more needed, says the British Academy in a new report showing a steep decline in student numbers
21st May 2019
The British Academy today supports calls for the Office for National Statistics (ONS) to reconsider the wording of questions in the Census which collect data on the languages spoken in the UK
14th May 2016
08th May 2019
The British Academy has awarded £3.5 million in Mid-Career Fellowships to 30 outstanding academics whose research will contribute towards public understanding of the humanities and social sciences
British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow presents findings on stereotyped perceptions of effort and achievement among schoolchildren
02nd May 2019
British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow Dr Bonny Hartley (University of Greenwich) co-presented findings from two studies into gender-stereotyped perceptions of effort and achievement by boys and girls, at the British Psychological Society’s annual conference in Harrogate.
UK humanities and social science researchers secure almost half of prestigious European Research Council Advanced Grants
17th April 2019
UK-based researchers in the humanities and social sciences continue to overachieve in European Research Council funding rounds, despite uncertainty about the UK’s status post-Brexit
16th April 2019
Today the British Academy announces the 15 humanities and social sciences research projects chosen to exhibit at its annual Summer Showcase, a free festival of ideas for curious minds, to take place on 21-22 June in the Academy’s central London home.
12th April 2019
The British Academy has announced 20 writing workshops awards to support the development of promising early career scholars in the Global South