External events: Conferences

Here you’ll find listings of forthcoming conferences, submitted to the RHS by external historical networks.

30 Mar

An Aesthetic Enquiry of the Anthropocene

30 March - 31 March    
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
British Academy/Wellcome Trust Conferences bring together scholars and specialists from around the world to explore themes related to health and wellbeing. We have entered the [...]
31 Mar

Encounters at Sea conference

31 March    
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
The 'Encounters at Sea' conference will convene on 31 March at the University of Cambridge's Faculty of History, featuring panels covering different maritime 'encounters' and [...]
14 Apr

Personal Writing and Textual Practices in the British Empire, 19th-20th Centuries

14 April    
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
We are excited to open registration for the LIAS-funded one-day conference on Personal Writing and Textual Practices in the British Empire, during the nineteenth and [...]
19 Apr

Remembering Susan Reynolds

19 April    
2:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Book your place at this event now: https://www.history.ac.uk/events/remembering-susan-reynolds Bookings for this event will close on Friday 14 April 2023. Susan Reynolds (1929-2021) was one of [...]
22 Apr

Rediscovering Evelyn Dunbar: Her Life and Art

22 April    
10:00 am - 4:15 pm
'Rediscovering Evelyn Dunbar: A Life in Art' explores the life and work of Evelyn Dunbar, the only salaried woman war artist during the Second World [...]
30 Apr

Venus & Aphrodite: History of a Goddess

30 April    
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
In her 2005 debut Helen of Troy: Goddess, Princess, Whore, Bettany Hughes traced almost three millennia of changing attitudes to women as reflected in the [...]
05 May

Day Conference on Progressive Women and English Theology in the Early Twentieth Century

5 May    
9:00 am - 4:45 pm
A Day Conference at Ripon College Cuddesdon on Friday 5 May 2023, 9.15 am – 4.45 pm Click to download conference leaflet Ripon College Cuddesdon [...]
20 May

‘Homecoming’ After War: Comparative and Interdisciplinary Perspectives

20 May    
12:00 am
Conference and Call for Papers (deadline: 15 December 2022) This conference will attempt to explore post-war return, among both combatants and civilians, across time, space [...]
08 Jun

In the Photographic Darkroom

8 June - 9 June    
All day
Online and at the University of Westminster, London (UK), June 08–09, 2023 This hybrid two-day event initiates a critical conversation about the largely overlooked space [...]
08 Jun

Corruption, Public Service and the ‘Common Good’ in Western Europe in 19th Century

8 June    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
International Conference | 8-9 June 2023 | 9.30am – 5pm | University of Stirling, Cottrell Building, Room 2V1, Stirlingshire FK9 4LA Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/corruption-public-service-and-the-common-good-in-western-europe-in-19th-tickets-557725651437 Programme [...]
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