If you have been following the RHS, you will know that we have been involved in pressing to make History a more equal, inclusive and
It has been a year since the publication of the RHS’s Race, Ethnicity & Equality in UK History: A Report and Resource for Change (2018). In this post, Shahmima Akhtar, Past and Present Fellow, reflects on the work that has been done in this area, and our hopes for the future.
What’s it like to head up a History department? What challenges and opportunities do History HoDs face, and what’s the best way of responding to
Shahmima Akhtar joined the Royal Historical Society in July 2019 as Past and Present Fellow: Race, Ethnicity & Equality in History. Over the next two
The Royal Historical Society Working Group on LGBT+ histories and historians has launched its survey of the profession.
The RHS values the diversity of the historical community in all its forms and over the past several years has invested serious resources in projects