LGBT+ and History in the UK

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.

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Condemned to Become: the Future of the Past in Berlin

Condemned to Become: the Future of the Past in Berlin

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.

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Mobile Emotions

Mobile Emotions

David Berry Prize-winner Katie Barclay reflects on her experience as a Scottish historian ‘on the move’.

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Propose a Camden Volume

Propose a Camden Volume

RHS Literary Director Andrew Spicer explains the process of proposing a volume to our Camden Series of edited primary sources.

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RHS Race Report

RHS Race Report

The Royal Historical Society has released a landmark report on race in UK History.

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