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Global History – RHS Symposium

Global History – RHS Symposium

As part of our 150th anniversary programme, we recently hosted a symposium on ‘The Future of History: Going Global in the University’ with the Oxford Centre for Global History at the Ashmolean Museum and Bodleian Libraries. Dr Priya Atwal, a Knowledge...

Diverse History/ Hanes Amrywiol – RHS Symposium

In April, we hosted a symposium on Diverse History/Hanes Amrywiol at the University of South Wales in Cardiff. The event highlighted the great diversity of historical research and engagement in Wales, as well as engaging Welsh colleagues in our ongoing work with...
Revolutionary Ireland

Revolutionary Ireland

Our latest volume of Transactions includes a number of articles on revolutionary Ireland that emerged from our 2016 symposium at Teesside University. Dr Colin Reid, Lecturer in Modern British & Irish History at University of Sheffield, reflects on the history of...
RHS Visit to Belfast

RHS Visit to Belfast

As part of our 150th anniversary activities, the RHS is visiting history departments and hosting events in all four nations of the United Kingdom. In September, RHS officers visited Belfast to meet with history staff and students at Queen’s University, and for...