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Controversial Public History

Controversial Public History

We recently visited Queen’s University Belfast to co-host a symposium on “Teaching & Researching Controversial History”. Ahead of our Public History Prize awards later this month, Dr Olwen Purdue (Director of the QUB Centre for Public History) reflects on the...
RHS Visit to Belfast

RHS Visit to Belfast

As part of our 150th anniversary activities, the RHS is visiting history departments and hosting events in all four nations of the United Kingdom. In September, RHS officers visited Belfast to meet with history staff and students at Queen’s University, and for...