RHS 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 5.00 pm

Royal Historical Society Awards, 2021

Ceremony for Publication, Fellowship and Teaching Awards — with the IHR
Virtual awards ceremony

Friday 17 September 2021, 10.00 am to 13.30 pm

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 5.30 pm

Dr Jonathan Saha
‘Accumulations and Cascades: On the Ecological Impact of British Imperialism’
Virtual lecture

Wednesday 13 October 2021

RHS Visit: University of Lincoln
University of Lincoln 

Tuesday 2 November 2021 at 6.00 pm

The Colin Matthew Memorial Lecture for the Public Understanding of History:
Professor Ludmilla Jordanova

‘Portraits, Biographies and Public History’
In co-operation with Gresham College, London. At the Museum of London

Friday 26 November 2021 at 6.00 pm

RHS Presidential Address: Professor Emma Griffin
‘Writing about Life Writing in Eighteenth and Nineteenth-Century Britain’
Virtual lecture preceded by the Society’s AGM

Tuesday 7 December 2021 at 2.00 pm

RHS Online Workshop for Early Career Historians

‘Creating Public History: a Guide to Co-production and Community Engagement Projects’
Virtual training event