Professor David Mattingly, Chairman of the Society, describes some of its activities and achievements in recent months.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in Review, July-December 2001.
In September 2013, the British Academy and the British Institute for the Study of Iraq (Gertrude Bell Memorial) held a conference on ‘Gertrude Bell and Iraq – A Life and Legacy’. This article by Dr Paul Collins, a Council Member of the British Institute for the Study of Iraq, draws on remarks made by Professor Charles Tripp FBA at the conclusion of the conference.
John Bennet, Director of the British School at Athens, reflects on two different paths taken.