With hindsight, was the euro a good idea? Will it come through the present crisis intact or will any country decide to leave? And what happens if they do? All this and more answered by the economics professor
The Director of the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University chooses the best books to read on the Holocaust.
On the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, the author chooses books that sidestep the politics and "bring us back to the human story - the fact that this was history unfolding in real time."
The acting director of the Writing Program at Boston University argues that cowardice can still be part of our ethical vocabulary, but that we must learn from history's mistaken identification of the traumatised as cowards.
The Soviet writer bore witness to the horrors of Russia's World War Two and the Shoah — and deserves a place in literary history, says scholar Maxim D Shrayer. He recommends the best books by and about Vasily Grossman.