Royal Historical Society Events Programme 2021

Friday 5 February 2021 at 6.00 pm

Dr Katrina Navickas
‘The Contested Right of Public Meeting in England from the Bill of Rights to the Public Order Acts’
Virtual lecture


April 2021

RHS Symposium: Bath Spa University
‘Uneven representations of diversity: Public histories in urban and rural contexts’
Bath Spa University


Friday 7 May 2021 at 6.00 pm

Professor Catherine Holmes
‘The Making and Breaking of Kinetic Empire: Mobility, Communication and Political Change in the Eastern Mediterranean, c.950-1100 C.E.’  
Virtual lecture


Friday 2 July 2021 at 6.00 pm

The Prothero Lecture: Professor Robert Frost
‘The Roads Not Taken: Liberty, Sovereignty and the Idea of the Republic in Poland-Lithuania and the British Isles, 1550-1660’
Virtual lecture


Wednesday 21 July 2021 at 2.00 pm

RHS Online Workshop for Early Career Historians

‘Getting Published: a Guide to First Articles and Journal Publishing’
Virtual training event


Friday 23 July 2021 at 5.30 pm

RHS Publication, Fellowship and Teaching Awards 2021
Virtual awards ceremony


Friday 17 September 2021 

The Gerald Aylmer Seminar in conjunction with the IHR and TNA

‘New Ways to Work: Future Directions in Archival and Historical Practice’
Virtual conference


Friday 24 September 2021 at 6.00 pm

Dr Jonathan Saha
‘Accumulations and Cascades: Patterns in the Animal History of Colonial Myanmar’
UCL


Wednesday 13 October 2021

RHS Visit: University of Lincoln
University of Lincoln 


Tuesday 2 November 2021

The Colin Matthew Memorial Lecture for the Public Understanding of History: Professor Ludmilla Jordanova
In co-operation with Gresham College, London
London


Friday 26 November 2021 at 6.00 pm

RHS Presidential Address: Professor Emma Griffin
‘Industrial Revolutions and the Making of the Modern World‘
UCL