Oxford academics have been appointed to Fellowships of the
British Academy (FBA). They are:
Professor John Carey, FRSL, Merton
Professor of English Literature and Fellow of Merton College
since 1976. He has written widely on seventeenth-, nineteenth-,
and twentieth-century English Literature and has edited many
works, including most recently The Faber Book of Science (1995).
Dr Rosemary Foot, John Swire Fellow in the
International Relations of East Asia, St Antony's College, who
is well-known for her studies of the Korean war, and has
completed a major study of the USChina relationship. The
study, entitled The Practice of Power: US Relations with China
Since 1949, was published by OUP last year.
Professor Martin Goodman, recently
appointed Professor of Jewish Studies. He has been a Fellow of
the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies since 1986, and
a Reader in Jewish Studies and Professorial Fellow of Wolfson
College since 1991. His latest study, Mission and Conversion, was
published by OUP in 1994.
Dr John Maddicott, FSA, Fellow and Lecturer
in Modern History, Exeter College, since 1969. An expert in
Medieval English history, he has been Joint Editor of the English
History Review since 1990. His most recent publication is Simon
de Montfort (1994).
The BA has also awarded the Rose Mary Crawshay Prize to Dr Kate
Flint, University Reader in English Language and Literature and
Fellow of Linacre College, for The Woman Reader 18371914