REPRESENTS history as a discipline and historians as a group.
PROMOTES the vitality of historical scholarship through support for research and publication.
ADVOCATES best practice in history teaching in universities and schools.
PROVIDES a forum for all historians to meet and exchange ideas.
SUPPORTS and encourages early career historians.
RHS Lecture, Prof. Chris Marsh: Bestselling Ballads in 17th-century England
On 22 September, Prof. Chris Marsh (QUB) presents an RHS lecture entitled '“The Woman to the Plow and the Man to the Hen-Roost”: Wives, Husbands, & Best-Selling Ballads in Seventeenth-Century England' Read more .
RHS Symposium, Queen’s University Belfast
In September, the RHS hosts a symposium on "Researching & Teaching Controversial History" at Queen's University, Belfast Read more .
RHS Response to Stern Review
The RHS has submitted a response to Nicholas Stern's review of the Research Excellence Framework Read more.