RHS Programme 2020

 Friday 7 February 2020 at 6.00 pm
Dr Andrew Arsan
‘Arab political thought and the problem of empire, c.1860-1923‘
Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

Friday 11 March 2020
The Gerald Aylmer Seminar
in conjunction with the IHR and TNA
The National Archives

2 April 2020
RHS Visit: Edge Hill University
Edge Hill University

Friday 1 May 2020 at 6.00 pm
Professor Sarah Hamilton
‘Responding to violence: Liturgy, authority and sacred places c. 900-c.1100’
Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

13 – 15 May 2020
RHS Symposium
‘The Multicultural City in Historical Perspective’
University of Warwick

Friday 3 July 2020 at 6.00 pm
The Prothero Lecture
Professor Linda Colley
‘Written Constitutions and Writing Modern World History’
and Publication, Fellowship and Teaching Awards
Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

Friday 18 September 2020 at 6.00 pm
Dr Simon Ditchfield
‘ ‘Something should be written regarding the cosmography of those regions where ours live’ (Ignatius Loyola): measuring cultural difference in Daniello Bartoli’s Dell’Istoria della compagnia di Gesu (1653-73)’

October 2020 – Date TBC
The Colin Matthew Memorial Lecture for the Public Understanding of History
in co-operation with Gresham College, London
Professor John Arnold

Friday 27 November 2020 at 6.00 pm
Presidential Address
Professor Margot Finn
‘Material Turns in British History: Part IV’