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British Academy Fellows

Record for: HARRIS, Professor Ruth

Post: Professor in Modern History, Fellow and Tutor at New College, University of Oxford

Specialisms: Cultural history of nineteenth & twentieth century Europe, especially France, with a special focus on the interrelations between medicine, science & religion; links between notions of transcedence & politial & cultural movements in the twentieth century.

Principal publications:
Ruth Harris: The Man on Devil's Island: Alfred Dreyfus and the Affair that Divided France, 2010
The Man on Devil's Island: Alfred Dreyfus and the Affair that Divided France, 2010
Ruth Harris, Lyndal Roper, eds: The Art of Survival: Gender & History in Europe, 1450-2000, 2006
The Art of Survival: Gender and History in Europe, 1450-2000, 2006

Elected to the Fellowship: 2011 § H10

Website:

http://www.history.ox.ac.uk/faculty/staff/profile/harris/index.html