Conferences and Announcements

The History of Emotions conference (Wellington, 3-5 September 2015) - Call for Papers closes 30 April

Call for Papers


The History of Emotions

A multidisciplinary conference organised by the Stout Research Centre in association with the Ministry for Culture and Heritage
3/4/5 September 2015 - Victoria University of Wellington

Auckland Libraries Family History Lunchtime Series resumes 4 February

Auckland Libraries Family History Lunchtime Series 2015


These fortnightly lectures resume on Wednesday 4 February 2015, with Margaret Ngaropo speaking about how to research whakapapa using the Māori Land Court Minute Book Indexes.


For more information and other upcoming lectures go to:

Stout Centre (Wellington): Australasian Rare Book Summer School free public lectures

As part of the Australasian Rare Book Summer School, two free public lectures will be held in Wellington in January 2015, hosted by Victoria University of Wellington and the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand.


Mapping the World through Time

Speaker: Julie Sweetkind-Singer, Assistant Director of Geospatial, Cartographic and Scientific Data & Services, Stanford University Libraries

Date: 27 January 2015

Time: 5.30pm-6.30pm

Cost: Free

UNESCO Memory of the World newsletter available

Greetings for the New Year from UNESCO Memory of the World.

Selling the Dream - Classic New Zealand Tourism Posters exhibition is now on at Canterbury Museum

Selling the Dream: Classic New Zealand Tourism Posters
19 December 2014 - 19 April 2015
Level 1 Gallery

Archives New Zealand: Notification of Intention to Dispose - Ministry of Social Development

Under the Public Records Act 2005, members of the public have the opportunity to comment on recommendations for the disposal of records.



Appraisal ID: 20126190


Agency Name: Ministry of Social Development


General Description:

PHANZA and the MTG (formerly Hawke’s Bay Museum and Art Gallery) review

PHANZA members may have seen coverage (including in this week’s issue of the Listener) of the review of MTG Hawke’s Bay. Previously known as the Hawke’s Bay Museum and Art Gallery, the institution reopened in 2013 following a major redevelopment.

UNESCO Memory of the World NZ Newsletter out now

Kia ora everyone
The latest issue of Nga Mahara The Memories is on our website

2014 AGM documents are now available on the website.

Please find attached the 2014 PHANZA AGM documents, including the president's, treasurer's and secretary's reports

Journal of New Zealand Studies 17 (June 2014) is now available

Journal of New Zealand Studies 17 (June 2014)


The latest issue of the peer-reviewed Journal of New Zealand Studies NS17 (2014)  is available online at:


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