In the middle of February 2019, as many historians were marking LGBT+ History month, a small team of historians under the aegis of the Royal Historical Society started work on a new investigation, focussing on the experience of LGBT+ historians and on the teaching of LGBT+ histories in UK universities.
The Royal Historical Society has responded to the government’s independent review of TEF.
Marcus Colla is a final year PhD student at the University of Cambridge. His research looks at the legacy of the Prussian state in communist East Germany. Marcus was awarded the Alexander Prize for 2018 for his article ‘Prussian Palimpsests: Architecture and Urban Spaces in East Germany, 1945-1961,’ Central European History, Vol. 50, (2017), 184-217. Here, he considers how Berlin has dealt with its contested past in its urban landscape.
David Berry Prize-winner Katie Barclay reflects on her experience as a Scottish historian ‘on the move’.
RHS Literary Director Andrew Spicer explains the process of proposing a volume to our Camden Series of edited primary sources.
Jo Ann Moran Cruz introduces her new volume in our Camden Series.
Matthew Champion reflects on time and bells after winning this year’s Gladstone Prize.
Prof. Penny Summerfield discusses our new Open Access Early Career book series, New Historical Perspectives.
The Royal Historical Society has released a second report on gender equality in UK History.
The Royal Historical Society has released a landmark report on race in UK History.
This Black History Month, Miles Larmer discusses Oxford History Faculty’s new resources for schools.
Prof Judith Pollmann reflects on the 80-year ‘Dutch Revolt’.