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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Aug13Public Lectures"Listen to the German Band, the Music's Grand": Local Perceptions of Itinerant German Musicians in New Zealand, 1850-1920
Date: 13 August 2014
Time: 4.10 pm
Venue: 12 Waiteata Road, Kelburn
Presenter: Samantha Owens Associate Professor at the School of Music, The University of QueenslandAlthough largely… Read more
Aug27Public Lectures'Army big wigs', 'boffins', and 'suited men': community and exclusion in the Torrey Canyon disaster of 1967
Date: 27 August 2014
Time: 4.10 pm
Venue: 12 Waiteata Road, Kelburn
Commerce & Community Seminar Series Presenter: Anna Green The New Zealand government is currently expanding… Read more
Sep3Public LecturesThe Good News about the Māori Economy
Date: 3 September 2014
Time: 4.10 pm
Venue: Stout Research Centre, 12 Waiteata Rd, Kelburn
Presenter: Dr Philip Best… Read more

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10 September 2013 Masters Scholarship
Masters Scholarship History of Reading in Colonial New Zealand and Australia     Read more

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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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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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