British Academy Review 28
Editorial, British Academy Review, Summer 2016
Welcome to this new look issue of the British Academy Review.
Ariosto, Cervantes, and Shakespeare in 2016
Jane E Everson, Andrew Hiscock and Stefano Jossa on three writers receiving centenary celebrations this year.
Marina Warner: interview
Marina Warner talks about life as an independent scholar, and why fairy tales matter so much to us.
Uta Frith: interview
Uta Frith on how much we have learned about autism, but how much more there is still to understand.
Linda Colley: interview
Linda Colley discusses a transatlantic career studying global history, British angst, and why constitutions matter.
Learning Latin the ancient way
Eleanor Dickey discusses language learning manuals from the ancient world.
Who are the Zoroastrians?
Almut Hintze explains why we need to know more about a small group that has an ancient heritage and current global significance.
Anti-corruption: bridging the gap between research and policy-making
Paul Heywood outlines why anti-corruption efforts have so far been disappointing, and how a new British Academy / Department for International Development research programme is seeking to change that.
Culture and community energy
Natasha McCarthy explains how national and local cultures shape community energy ownership.