Dr Jessie Hohmann was a British Academy Postdoctoral
Fellow, 2009-2012. She is now Lecturer in Law, Queen Mary,
University of London.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, Issue 21 (January 2013).
Dr Peter Hill held a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Sociology Department, University of Oxford between 2001 and 2004 to work on the relationship between indigenous and immigrant criminal groupings in contemporary Japan. He describes here some of his research on gangsters in Tokyo.
Dr Grace Brockington describes the educational, aesthetic and political ideals underpinning Walter Crane’s art, and illustrates his views on the importance of the visual in our first encounter with written language.