Charlotte Macdonald

Charlotte Macdonald is professor of history at Victoria University of Wellington Te Herenga Waka and a fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand. She has twice been president of the New Zealand Historical Association and is the author of a number of books including A Woman of Good Character and Strong, Beautiful and Modern. Her 2019 article ‘From Woolwich to Wellington’ won the Mary Boyd Prize for best article in New Zealand History.

May 25, 2021

History in schools: what's in, what's not, and what should be

The study of history leads us back again and again to explore more, to ask new questions. And to look for better answers. 

Read on.

The Spinoff is made possible by the generous support of the following organisations.
Please help us by supporting them.