Stout Research Centre

Stout Research Centre

The Stout Research Centre was established to encourage scholarly inquiry into New Zealand society, history and culture.

We are part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Victoria University and offer postgraduate degrees in History, New Zealand Literature and New Zealand Studies. We host independent scholars from the community and the JD Stout Fellow.

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Sep24Public LecturesThe Waikato War: Myth, History and the ‘Art of Forgetting’
Date: 24 September 2014
Time: 4.10 pm
Venue: McLaurin Lecture Theatre 103, Kelburn Campus, Victoria University of Wellington
Vincent O'Malley JD Stout Fellow 2014 Collective memories, like individual ones, can be selective. We… Read more
Oct1SeminarsThe Changing Face of James Hector
Date: 1 October 2014
Time: 4.10 pm
Venue: 12 Waiteata Road, Kelburn
Presenter: Simon Nathan James Hector was the dominating figure in the scientific life of 19th… Read more
Oct8Seminars'Something else is going on, an interaction, an exchange' Martin Edmond's Painted Lives
Date: 8 October 2014
Time: 4.10 pm
Venue: 12 Waiteata Road, Kelburn Campus
Presenter: Ingrid Horrocks New Zealand-born essayist and biographer Martin Edmond has published three full-length works… Read more

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23 September 2014 The 'Imagined Community' of New Zealand
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Vincent O'MalleyVincent O'Malley – JD Stout Fellow

The JD Stout Fellow for 2014 is Vincent O'Malley. Vincent is working on a history of the Waikato War.
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JD Stout Research Fellow 2015

The closing date for applications is 19 September 2014.

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Therese Crocker

Therese Crocker, PhD Candidate

Therese is enrolled with the Stout Centre to undertake her PhD on the Policies of the Treaty of Waitangi Settlements Process.

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