On canonisation and colonialism; colonialism and museums; museums and the nation; the imagination of the nation; representing the canon.
|Translated title of the contribution||Now or never. On the presentist meaning of museum collections: Inaugural Lecture as the new Chair of Cultural History of the Netherlands, and material culture in particular, for the Royal Antiquities Society|
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam|
|Number of pages||40|
|Publication status||Published - 29 Oct 2004|
Bibliographical noteThe revised text had been published in 2005 as 'Canon van verschil. Musea en koloniale cultuur in Nederland'.
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