Women’s education, to the power of Nine

Women’s education, to the power of Nine

By Philip Carter May 2019 sees the 150th anniversary of the first examination sat by women students at a British university. Here’s the story of the nine women who took up this challenge and the questions they faced. Over the week of 3 to 7 May 2019, the IHR...

Michael Gove’s Island Story – why history teachers are up in arms

Michael Gove’s Island Story – why history teachers are up in arms Andrew Stone Socialist History seminar 13 May 2013 Every now and then the Institute of Historical Research has a seminar that is not about research into History itself but about present day concerns and...