2019 Events

2019 RHS Programme

 Friday 8 February 2019 at 6.00 pm
Prof. Simon MacLean (St Andrews)
‘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
Prof. Mary Vincent (Sheffield)
‘The ‘Martyrdom of Things’: Iconoclasm and its Meanings in the Spanish Civil War’
Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

Friday 17 May 2019
RHS Symposium

‘Reflections on the Centenary of the First World War’
The Open University

Friday 5 July 2019 at 6.00 pm
The Prothero Lecture

Prof. Joya Chatterji (Cambridge)
‘The Refugee as homo economicus: Partition, Poverty and the City’
followed by
RHS Publication, Fellowship and Teaching Awards
Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL

5 – 6 September 2019
RHS Symposium

‘Charity, Welfare and Emotions in Early Modern Britain’
Nottingham Trent University

Friday 20 September 2019 at 6.00 pm
Prof. Penny Roberts (Warwick)
‘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
Title TBC
David Olusoga

Friday 29 November 2019 at 6.00 pm
RHS Presidential Address
Professor Margot Finn (UCL)
‘Material Turns in British History: Part III’