Reading the University: A Booklist

What will our universities be like in ten, twenty years time? How will they be funded, how accessible will they be and how will they be affected by Brexit? These and many other issues will be discussed by an expert panel at a special event we’re hosting at the end of March. Prepare yourselves for the debate by checking out our reading list of books about the past, present and future of university education.

Book now for The Future of Our Universities with Stefan Collini, Marina Warner, David Willetts and Dinah Birch on Tuesday 28 March at Senate House.

What are Universities For?

Stefan Collini

From the publisher:

Across the world, universities are more numerous than they have ever been, yet at the same time there is unprecedented confusion about their purpose and skepticism about ...

Changing Places

David Lodge

From the publisher:

When Philip Swallow and Professor Morris Zapp participate in their universities’ Anglo-American exchange scheme, the Fates play a hand, and each academic finds himself ...