There's a real sense of community at Emma,
it's great to live and work with such a diverse
group of people
Emma, 2nd Year
Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics
Jon Lawrence, a Reader in Modern British History, outlines his interest in the social and cultural history of politics in Britain from the later nineteenth century to the present.
Japan, books, prints, popular culture, unusual scripts and cats: these are the great passions of my life.
Patrick Barrie: from studying Natural Sciences, to researching spectroscopy, to teaching Chemical Engineering and, throughout, playing tiddlywinks.
I usually describe myself as a ‘cultural’ historian, an adjective that raised eyebrows when I joined the History Faculty in Cambridge in 1979, but became normal and even fashionable by the 1990s.