Jared Davidson

An archivist by day and labour historian by night, Jared Davidson is an award-winning writer based in Wellington, New Zealand.

Books
Aug 19, 2020

From HG Wells to David Farrier: On writers and conspiracy theories

Wellington archivist Jared Davidson on the mysterious Zeppelin that never was, and other historic panics and delusions. 

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Books
Apr 2, 2019

'A mischievous and dangerous imposter': the cross-dresser who scandalised NZ

Extract: In a new book about censored letters in New Zealand, the author tells the strange story of a German woman who dressed as a man and may have established a "lesbian network".

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