On May 29th 2018 Professor Wayne Modest will give the LeidenGlobal Lecture ‘On The Move: A Mobilities Approach to Heritage’. Moderator for the Keynote Speech is Prof. dr. Gert Oostindie (director KITLV/Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies and chairman of LeidenGlobal). This LeidenGlobal Lecture is the last lecture in the ‘Heritage on the Move’ spring lecture series organised in April/May 2018.
After this LeidenGlobal Lecture, everyone is warmly invited for drinks at museumcafe Volkenkunde.
Registration is required for this event, please sign up here
Wayne Modest is Head of the Research Center for Material Culture of Museum Volkenkunde, Tropenmuseum & Afrika Museum, Professor of Material Culture & Critical Heritage Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Board member of LeidenGlobal.
For more information please visit the LeidenGlobal website.
LeidenGlobal is a meeting place built for people interested in places around the world, and the dynamics between them, their histories, and their cultures. Through LeidenGlobal, academic and cultural institutions connect with local communities, media, government, business, and NGOs. We want to raise the impact of scholarship across the board, from cultural events and public debate to government policy and education.