British academy

UK events organised by Academy-Sponsored Institutes

Each sponsored organisation has its own programme of events held in the UK and overseas. Events are held at the British Academy, unless stated otherwise.


Surgeons and Physicians in Medieval Iraq

Annual Bonham-Carter Lecture 2015, Professor Emilie Savage-Smith FBA

Location: British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH

Time: 6:00pm -7:15pm

British Institute for the Study of Iraq


A Failure of Imagination? Reflections on Sir Nicholas Browne’s ‘British Policy on Iran 1974-78'

A panel discussion chaired by Sir Jeremy Greenstock GCMG, (Chairman of the UN Association in the UK), with Neil Crompton (Director, Middle East and North Africa, FCO), Dr Stuart Horsman (Principal Research Analyst, FCO), Dr Michael Axworthy (University of Exeter), and Professor Ali Ansari (University of St Andrews)

Location: British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH

Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm

Admission: Free but registration is required

British Institute of Persian Studies


Digging up Jericho: Past, Present & Future - International Symposium

Two-day conference, hosted jointly by the Council for the British Research in the Levant, the Institute of Archaeology UCL, and the Non-Professional Archaeological Photographs-project

Location: Institute of Archaeology, UCL, 31-34 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PY

Date: 29-30 June 2015

Admission: £20 for students and £40 for non-students

Council for British Research in the Levant