Department of History
Welcome to the Department of History, ranked 2nd in the Complete University Guide (2019). We are a successful, expanding department, engaged in teaching and research across an exceptional range of chronological, geographical and thematic areas.
Events and Seminars
Thursday 24 May 2018
- Restructuring Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages: Prof. Mark Humphries 4:15pm to 5:30pm, History Department (43 North Bailey), Seminar Room 2, Prof. Mark Humphries (University of Swansea)
Friday 8 June 2018
- Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Masculinities, Gender and Sport Seminar 5:30pm, Seminar Room 1, History Department, 43 North Bailey, Todd Reeser (Pittsburgh)
Our top stories
Walking with Pride - Sunday 27 May
Sunday 27 May, is Durham’s 5th Pride and we are expecting it to be the largest to date.
(22 May 2018) » Read more Walking with Pride - Sunday 27 May
New Publication by Professor Michael Prestwich
A Short History of the Hundred Years War by Professor Michael Prestwich (https://www.dur.ac.uk/directory/profile/?id=405) has recently been published.
(8 May 2018)