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The Colonial Era & Contemporary Indonesia

Saturday 26 March 2022
Online via Zoom

The Colonial Era and Contemporary Indonesia: How is this colonial past still relevant in Indonesia today?

In this podium discussion, Indonesian writer Iksaka Banu will be interviewed about the ongoing relevance of the colonial past for understanding contemporary Indonesia. In his fiction he has presented possible answers to this question, and in this interview he will give his perspective on rethinking dominant narratives about the colonial past and their afterlives. 

Time: Saturday, 26 March at 3 PM WIB (9 AM CET)


Iksaka Banu – Writer

Wim Manuhutu – Historian

Alexander van der Meer – PhD candidate

Philip Post – PhD candidate

Ajeng Arainikasih – PhD candidate

This webinar is free and open to the public, but seats are limited. Make sure to register through this link.

Register here

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