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A memorial service was held on Saturday 4 November 2017 at the church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Woodford Green, for Patrick McGurk, a member of this department from 1953 until his retirement in 1988.

27 November 2017

Two new short courses, run in partnership with the Charterhouse and the London Metropolitan Archives, offer deep insight into London’s history and the forces which have shaped the city.

20 November 2017

The Department of History, Classics and Archaeology has selected Željka Oparnica for the newly established Margery Boughton Studentship, funded by a generous legacy donation from its namesake's late alumna.

17 November 2017

The fellowships are aimed at those in the immediately postdoctoral stage of their career, to provide the opportunity to consolidate their PhD through developing publications, their networks, and their research and professional skills.

06 November 2017

The Department of History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck is pleased to invite applications for up to 10 fully-funded PhD studentships

30 October 2017

Birkbeck is set to partner in a major new heritage project for London.

06 October 2017

Birkbeck’s School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy will award up to six fully funded Postgraduate Research Studentships in 2018.

25 September 2017

History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck came first in the recent National Student Survey (NSS 2017)

09 August 2017

New National Trust guide book, co-authored by Professor Cook, explores places that have been shaped by the sexuality of their inhabitants, workers, owners and guests

20 July 2017