Professor Kate Hunter
Professor of History at Victoria University of Wellington
post: c/ History, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington 6140.
Imagining Arabia brings together many of Kate's research interests in social and gender histories of Australia and New Zealand, histories of the First World War, and in letters, diaries, photographs and things.
Kate's books include: Hunting: A New Zealand History (Random House, 2009); Holding on to Home: Stories and Objects of the First World War (Te Papa Press, 2014) with Kirstie Ross.
Josh is a PhD candidate in History at VUW. He came to the Imagining Arabia project through his History Masters degree in 2018 (accessible through the VUW library catalogue). His research explores the experiences of New Zealanders in the Mediterranean during the Second World War, with a particular focus on the places they visited, the things they acquired, and the people they met.