RHS Programme

2019 Programme


 Friday 8 February 2019 at 6.00 pm

Dr Simon MacLean

‘Charles the Bald, the Origins of the Medieval Castle and the End of the Carolingian Empire’

Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL


Friday 22 February 2019

The Gerald Aylmer Seminar in conjunction with the IHR and TNA

‘Digitality in the Archive: Preservation, Research and Engagement’

The National Archives

Friday 10 May 2019 at 6.00 pm

Professor Mary Vincent

‘The ‘Martyrdom of Things’: Iconoclasm and its Meanings in the Spanish Civil War’

Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

Friday 17 May 2019


‘Reflections on the Centenary of the First World War’

The Open University

Friday 5 July 2019 at 6.00 pm

The Prothero Lecture

Professor Joya Chatterji

‘The Refugee as homo economicus: Partition, Poverty and the City’


Publication, Fellowship and Teaching Awards

Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

5 – 6 September 2019


‘Charity, Welfare and Emotions in Early Modern Britain’

Nottingham Trent University

Friday 20 September 2019 at 6.00 pm

Professor Penny Roberts

‘Truth and Justice during the French Religious Wars’


October 2019

The Colin Matthew Memorial Lecture for the Public Understanding of History

in co-operation with Gresham College, London

David Olusoga


Friday 29 November 2019 at 6.00 pm

Presidential Address

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