Events

The Royal Historical Society runs a varied programme of events throughout the year, including our own prestigious lectures, and twice-yearly symposia hosted by history departments around Britain.

 

RHS Events 2021

 

Upcoming Events

Friday 7 May

Dr Catherine Holmes (University of Oxford)
‘The Making and Breaking of Kinetic Empire: Mobility, Communication and Political Change in the Eastern Mediterranean, c.950-1100 C.E.’

18.00 GMT – Live online via Zoom

 

 

Event Podcast and Video Archive

Watch and listen to previous RHS Lectures and other Society events in our online archive of podcasts and video recordings

Recent Additions to the Archive:

 

External Event Listings and Noticeboard

We also host listings for a wide range of external events and activities on behalf of the historical community. This  includes conferences, symposia, seminars, and lectures, as well as Calls for Papers, and Prize deadlines. Submit your notice using the link below or use the page menu to search and browse the wide range of upcoming events and other notices of interest to historians.

Members and Fellows receive a weekly email digest informing them of new opportunities.

Please note: listing on this noticeboard is not an indication of the Royal Historical Society’s support for an event, and we remind organisers of the recommendations in our 2018 reports on Race, Ethnicity and Equality and Gender Equality: events in the discipline should be diverse and inclusive.

Would you like to promote your history event or activity on the Royal Historical Society noticeboard? If so please complete our listing form below.

Submit your notice here

  Date/Time Event
Culture, Things, and Empire 2 December - 19 May
3:00 pm
Culture, Things, and Empire
Gender, Subjectivity, and "Everyday Health" in the Post-1945 World 11 January - 14 June
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Gender, Subjectivity, and "Everyday Health" in the Post-1945 World
Friends of The Women's Library talks 2021 20 January - 14 April
2:30 pm
Friends of The Women's Library talks 2021
Literary and Visual Landscapes Seminar Series 10 February - 28 April
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Literary and Visual Landscapes Seminar Series
Retailing and Distribution History 26 February - 25 May
All day
Retailing and Distribution History
BAHS Spring Seminars 2021 1 March - 10 May
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
BAHS Spring Seminars 2021
Church Monuments Society online Spring lecture series 2021 10 April - 1 May
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Church Monuments Society online Spring lecture series 2021
The Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871: A European Turning-Point? 16 April - 17 April
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871: A European Turning-Point?
What (is) Medieval?:  Bad History and Contemporary Medievalism 21 April
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
What (is) Medieval?: Bad History and Contemporary Medievalism
Emotional Objects: Northern Renaissance Afterlives in Object, Image and Word, 1890s-1920s 22 April - 23 April
2:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Emotional Objects: Northern Renaissance Afterlives in Object, Image and Word, 1890s-1920s
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