On 10 November 2010, the British Academy’s International Engagement Day considered
‘The Role of Area Studies in Higher Education’. Liz Lightfoot gives a flavour of the discussion.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, No. 17 (March 2011).
British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow Dr David Woodman reveals the steps that the Beverley clergy took to fill some awkward gaps in their legal records.
The 2010 Sir John Rhys Memorial Lecture formed part of the British Academy’s
‘Medieval Week’, hosted by the Royal Society of Edinburgh. In this extract,
Professor Gruffydd Aled Williams starts by describing how two medieval Welsh poets
celebrated Owain Glyndwr’s less peaceful visit to Scotland.
Professor Julia M.H. Smith summarises the arguments she presented in her 2010 Raleigh Lecture. Her Raleigh Lecture on History was delivered in Edinburgh on 15 November 2010, as part of the British Academy Medieval Week.