CAM 69

CAM 69


This issue's highlights include...

  • Professor Peter Mandler on whether anthropologist Margaret Mead helped to win the second world war
  • an exploration of why sometimes only 'literary' language will do
  • the hidden secrets of the burial ground where some of Cambridge’s greatest minds are buried
  • Michael Portillo reminiscing about student mischief (and getting a First) at Peterhouse
  • the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Institutional Affairs examining  the role of the post-doc in Cambridge’s future
  • Professor David Reynolds discussing the mutability of borders
  • ...and a sparkling selection of summer reading recommendations from a range of academics and alumni including Lucy Mangan, Katharine Whitehorn, William Dalrymple, Dr Robin Hesketh and Professor Beverley Glover

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Eccles by Schadenfreude

Winner: Piers Ruff (St John's 1966)

Runners up: Roger Cohen (Peterhouse 1970) and Reverend David Thomson (Selwyn 1978)

Special mention: Paul Stanyon (Downing 2009) for being the newest alumni solver (with a bit of help from his father).

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