British academy

Public Events Programme

Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul


Tuesday 29 April 2014
The Best Years of our Lives? Body, Brain and Well-Being
The British Academy Debates, 6.00pm (venue: Assembly Hall, Edinburgh)

Wednesday 30 April 2014
Understanding Financial Markets: Research, Practice and Policy


Friday 9 May 2014
Language, Linguistics and the Data Explosion
Panel Discussion, 6.00pm

Tuesday 13 & Wednesday 14 May 2014
Parliaments and Minorities: Ethnicities, Nations and Religions in Europe, 1848-1948
British Academy Conference, 9.30am

Tuesday 13 May 2014
Nationalities and Parliaments Now: What Can We Learn from the Past?
Panel Discussion, 6.00pm

Thursday 15 May 2014
Fiction as Therapy: Towards a Neo-Phenomenological Theory of the Novel
Lecture on the Novel in English, by Professor Patricia Waugh, 6.00pm

Wednesday 21 May 2014
'The two hours' traffic of our stage': Time for Shakespeare
Shakespeare Lecture, by Dr Tiffany Stern, 6.00pm (venue: Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare's Globe)

Sunday 25 May 2014
British Academy Hay Festival Lecture
(details to be announced)


Tuesday 8 July 2014
Rival Jihads: Islam and the Great War in the Middle East, 1914-1918
Elie Kedourie Memorial Lecture, by Dr Eugene Rogan, 6.00pm

Wednesday 9 July 2014
Shell Shock and the Emotional History of the First World War
Lecture, by Professor Jay Winter, 6.00pm

Thursday 10 & Friday 11 July 2014
War: An Emotional History
British Academy Conference, 9.30am