Professor Emma Griffin: Introducing the next President-Elect

Professor Emma Griffin: Introducing the next President-Elect

The Royal Historical Society will formally announce the appointment of  our new President-Elect at its AGM this evening. We asked Emma Griffin, Professor of Modern British History at the University of East Anglia to introduce herself, her research and her reasons for...
The Economist and History: Economical with the Facts?

The Economist and History: Economical with the Facts?

On 25 July 2019,  Professor Jo Fox, IHR Director, and Professor Margot Finn, RHS President, sent the following letter to The Economist. It drew attention to both the factual errors and the problematic interpretation of a ‘Bagehot’ column published on 18...