The Social History Society conference has been held every year since 1976, providing a space to come together and share the latest research and insights in social and cultural history. Below you’ll find information on some of our most recent conferences.

 

 

4-6 April 2017

UCL Institute of Education, London

Keynote speaker: Selina Todd
The Myths of Social Mobility 

 

 

21-23 March 2016

University of Lancaster 

Keynote speaker: Steve Hindle
Space, Economy and Community in Seventeenth-Century Rural England

Keynote roundtable on the future of social history chaired by Karen Hunt
with Kate Donington, Rohan McWilliam and Penny Summerfield

 

 

31 March – 2 April 2015

University of Portsmouth

Keynote speaker: Jonathan Hyslop
Navigating Empire: Ports, Ships and Global History