Humanities News at Princeton

July 21, 2017

Historian Cannadine named president of the British Academy

On July 20, Sir David Cannadine, the Dodge Professor of History at Princeton University, started his four-year term as president of the British Academy. Founded in 1902, the British Academy is the UK’s national body for the humanities and social sciences. In the announcement of his new role, Cannadine said: “At a time when institutions […]