Margaret MacMillan Makes News

The tenure of Margaret MacMillan as Humanitas Visiting Professor of War Studies 2013/14 has been preceded by widespread media coverage in newspapers from The Times of India to El Pais. Sparked by Professor MacMillan's appearance on BBC Radio 4’s Start the Week with Education Secretary Michael Gove and historian Simon Schama, this press coverage has focused on the way history is taught and understood in the UK, with particular reference to World War One. Her interview on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire is due to be broadcast on Thursday 6 February, shortly after noon.