Royal Historical Society Programme 2020

Friday 7 February 2020 at 6.00 pm
Dr Andrew Arsan

‘Arab political thought and the problem of empire, c.1856-1919′
Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

Wednesday 11 March 2020, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm
The Gerald Aylmer Seminar

‘Co-production and collaboration in the archive’
A one-day symposium in conjunction with the National Archives and Institute of Historical Research
This event will be at the National Archives – register to attend.

Thursday 2 April 2020
RHS Visit: Edge Hill University 


Thursday 23- Thursday 30 April 2020
Royal Historical Society Virtual Curriculum Conference
Online for registered participants

Friday 1 May 2020 at 6.00 pm
Professor Sarah Hamilton

‘Responding to violence: Liturgy, authority and sacred places c. 900-c.1100’
Online on the RHS Historical Transactions blog: Monday 11 May

13 – 15 May 2020
RHS Symposium: University of Warwick

‘The Multicultural City in Historical Perspective’

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)’

2 November 2020
The Colin Matthew Memorial Lecture for the Public Understanding of History

in co-operation with Gresham College, London
Professor John Arnold
‘Believing in the Middle Ages’

Friday 27 November 2020 at 6.00 pm
Presidential Address

Professor Margot Finn
‘Material Turns in British History: Part IV’