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
It’s been a busy few months at the RHS. As we put the summer behind us, here is an update on the projects that we
Shahmima Akhtar joined the Royal Historical Society in July 2019 as Past and Present Fellow: Race, Ethnicity & Equality in History. Over the next two
On 22 April 2019 the nation officially acknowledged the first annual Stephen Lawrence Day. The day served as a day of remembrance, reflection and educational
The Royal Historical Society has released a landmark report on race in UK History.