Institute of Historical Research

Deeds Not Words: Helen Pankhurst in conversation with Lynn Abrams

On the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote, Helen Pankhurst – great-granddaughter of suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst and a leading women's rights campaigner – charts how women's lives have changed over the last century, and offers a powerful and positive argument for a new way forward.

Understanding the Past in the 21st century: Lecture Series: March – June 2018

An enlightening series of panel discussions bringing together leading historians on key issues of our time – produced in collaboration between History Today and the Institute of Historical Research.

Hosted by Paul Lay, Editor of History Today, and Professor Jo Fox, Director of the IHR.

Postgraduate and Early Career Conference in Early American History 2018 - 23 March 2018

This day-long conference is aimed at postgraduate researchers and early career academics working on any facet of North American or Atlantic history from the seventeenth through to the end of the nineteenth century. In addition to a senior guest speaker, a workshop will explore pre-circulated works in progress.

IHR library user survey 2018

Please help us improve our services by taking a few minutes to complete our 2018 survey and letting us know your views about the IHR library. The closing date is Sunday 18th March 2018.

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