External events: Symposia

Here you’ll find listings of forthcoming symposia, submitted to the RHS by external historical networks.

Approaching the (Family) Archive: Challenges and Reflections

Approaching the (Family) Archive: Challenges and Reflections

25 May - 31 March    
12:00 am
  Dusty shoeboxes of papers; drawers of textiles and treasured keepsakes; scrapbooks and albums of tickets, photographs, and ephemera: our homes are sites of intergenerational [...]
28 Oct

Reflecting on Imtiaz Habib's Black Lives in the English Archives

28 October - 2 February    
12:00 am
Imtiaz Habib's Black Lives in the English Archives, 1500-1677: Imprints of the Invisible (Routledge, 2008) is a touchstone for studying race and racialisation in early [...]
07 Nov

Why Early Modern History Matters: Monster Carnival 2022

7 November - 15 December    
All day
Over the course of November and December, scholars from across the U.K. and beyond will address the theme of 'Why Early Modern History Matters' in [...]
20 Jan

At the Crossroads of Modernity: Newspapers as Miscellany from the 1880s

20 January    
12:00 am
Call for Papers, deadline - 20 January 2023 Centre for the Study of Journalism and History, University of Sheffield, 19 May 2023 What do newspapers [...]