There is a really friendly, relaxed atmosphere
at Emma. A home where you feel comfortable
Charlie, 2nd Year
Professor of Latin American Literature
Historical geography may be defined most simply as the study of the geography of places in the past. While it would appear to be relatively easy to differentiate between the ‘past’ and the ‘present’, there is room for some debate about when the ‘present’ ends and the ‘past’ begins.
Robert Macfarlane, Fellow and Part II Director of Studies in English, on his studies, writing, teaching and research.
John Harvey MA Litt D is a Life Fellow and was Vice-Master from 2004 to 2006.