British academy

British Academy Review, Issue 20, Summer 2012

Includes:  Nobel Laureate Mario Vargas Llosa in conversation.
Also:  Celebrating women in the humanities and social sciences  |  What is wrong with our financial services sector?  |  Winston Churchill and the British Academy

The articles listed below in blue are also available separately in PDF format.


Mario Vargas Llosa, in conversation (PDF file - 616 KB)
with Professor Efrain Kristal and Professor Michael Wood FBA

Why is Dickens so popular? (PDF file - 577 KB) 
Professor John Carey FBA

D.H. Lawrence's poetry and the senses (PDF file - 1072 KB) 
Dr Santanu Das

In brief (PDF file - 48 KB)

Music in Venetian art: seduction and spirituality (PDF file - 1825 KB) 
Professor Patricia Fortini Brown

Celebrating women in the humanities and social sciences (PDF file - 636 KB) 
Professor Pat Thane FBA and Professor Lisa Tickner FBA

The function of the financial services sector (PDF file - 94 KB) 
Professor John Kay FBA

'Nudge' and beyond: behavioural science and public policy (PDF file - 296 KB)

Chambers of Commerce: from protesters to government partners (PDF file - 436 KB)  
Professor Bob Bennett FBA

Integrity and quality in universities: accountability, excellence and success (PDF file - 110 KB)
Baroness O’Neill FBA

From the archive: Winston Churchill and the British Academy (PDF file - 591 KB)