Events

Our 45 branches across the country each put on around 10 lectures a year, on all aspects and periods of history. To find out what’s going on at a branch near you see our Branch programmes pages, or you can view all Branch events in our calendar.

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  • HA Webinar: India and the Second World War: recovering experiences and emotions

    8th July 2021

    Two-and-a-half million men from undivided India served the British during the Second World War.  Their experiences are little remembered today, neither in the West where a Euro/US-centric memory of the war dominates, nor in South Asia, which privileges nationalist histories of independence from the British Empire. What was it like...

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  • HA Webinar: Arguing about Winston Churchill (and other controversial figures) in the era of Black Lives Matter

    9th June 2021

    The brutal death of George Floyd in 2020 and the revival of the Black Lives Matter movement stimulated a new wave of debate and controversy about the representation and commemoration of historical figures. In the UK, Winston Churchill, who is considered by many to represent the British nation, became a...

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  • Your HA Virtual Branch

    26th February 2021

    The HA Virtual Branch is a great way to keep your history up-to-date, whether you are working or relaxing, all from the comfort of your home. The branch is available to everybody, and recordings of the talks are made available online after the event for HA members. *LIVE - Tuesday 8...

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