New Zealand in the First World War

    Event Date: 3 – 4 July 2014 Room B18, Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HX The New Zealand Studies Network presents: New Zealand in the First World War Over 100,000 troops and nurses served in World War One from a New Zealand population of just over one million people.  With one of the highest casualty …

James Belich – Better Britons? NZ, Britain and World War One

    Event Date: 2 July 2014 Room 541, Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HX The New Zealand Studies Network presents: Professor  James Belich (Oxford) – Better Britons? NZ, Britain and World War One This lecture considers the effects on each other of New Zealand collective identities and the Great War. Was the shift in the New …