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CURSUS CARAIBISTIEK

Alex van Stipriaan January 27, 2016 Comments Off on

CURSUS CARAIBISTIEK

In the inter-university course on the Caribbean in Leiden, I will teach a class on Caribbean Ecological History 02 Feb.); one on Slavery and Marronage (10 Feb.); and one on Caribbean Visual Arts (13

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 LANCERING GLOSSY ‘PIET’

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 LANCERING GLOSSY ‘PIET’

Alex van Stipriaan January 26, 2016 Comments Off on

 LANCERING GLOSSY ‘PIET’

A group of scholars at Erasmus University, including myself, with a group of media professionals launched last November a magazine on good practices surrounding the hotly debated Dutch blackface figure Zwarte Piet/Black Pete who

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MEMBERSHIP UNESCO COMMITTEE

Alex van Stipriaan January 26, 2016 Comments Off on MEMBERSHIP UNESCO COMMITTEE

                  Summer 2015 I was asked to join UNESCO’s International Scientific Committee on the Slave Route Project. This committee consist of twenty scholars from all around

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