International papers and talks

 

2016    “Family Photographs from the Dutch East Indies: Postcolonial Memory and Changing Narratives” Keynote speaker 11th Biennial Conference of the Association of Low Countries Studies (ALCS), Narrating Change and Changing Narratives, UCD, Belfield Campus, Dublin (Ierland), 29 Juni – 2 juli.

2015    “Bitterzoete herinneringen: familiefoto’s uit Indië” SASNEV (Pinelands), Kaapstad (Zuid-Afrika), 8 augustus.

2015    “Bitterzoete herinneringen. Familiefoto’s uit Indië” Openbare Lezing Universiteit van Paramaribo, Paramaribo (Suriname), 24 juni.

2015    “Tjoet Nja Din en Tjoet Nja’ Dhien. Her-herinneringen aan de Atjeese verzetsheldin in boek en film” Congres Studie Nederlands in Indonesia, Universitas Indonesia Depok/Jakarta (Indonesië), 14-18 april.

2013    “Liplappen and Nonna’s” Uitreiking en aanvaarding Elisabeth Eybers reisbeurs, Stellenbosch (Zuid-Afrika), 13 september.

2013    “Family photographs from the Dutch East Indies: Memory and Nostalgia” Wayne State University, Detroit (USA) 19 april.

2012    “Family photographs from the Netherlands-Indies: Postcolonial Memory and Nostalgia” International Conference How History Enters Photography Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main (Duitsland), 28-30 Juni.

2012    “Family Photographs from the Netherlands-Indies” Symposium PhotoCLEC, Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford (Engeland), 12-13 January.

2011    “Postcolonial Nostalgia and Indo-Dutch memory communities” Workshop KITLV Colonial Nostalgia: memories, objects and performances, Leiden, 27 October.

2011    “Tekstuele en visuele her-herinnering” 7de congres van de Suider-Afrikaanse vereniging vir neerlandistiek (SAVN) “interteks en intertaal”, Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland, Bellville (Zuid-Afrika), 10-13 juli.

2010    “Photographs, Postcolonialism and Indo-Dutch Communities of Memory: The IWI collection” HERA Symposium, Bergen (Noorwegen), 23-24 november.

2010    “Photographs as active players: Indo-Dutch identity formation, social memory and museum policies” International Conference Unfixed: postcolonial perspectives, photography and contemporary art, Dordrecht, 6 november.

2010    “A transnational perspective on Marion Bloem’s narratives” Colonial and Post-Colonial Connections in Dutch Literature, The 2011 Berkeley Conference on Dutch Literature, Berkeley (USA), 15-17 September.

2009    “De toekomst van de Indisch-Nederlandse letterkunde” Literatuur in Trans-Atlantisch perspectief, Colloquium aan de UNA, AF, Willemstad (Curaçao), 20 januari.

2008    “Cultural Remembrance and Indies-Dutch communitiesPostcolonial Theory and the Low Countries, Colonialism, Multiculturalism and Literature, Leiden, 29 november.

2008    “Cultural Memory and Indische Identity Politics” Postcolonial immigration and identity formation in Europe since 1945: Towards a comparative perspective, Amsterdam, 7-8 november.

2007    “Nostalgia and Prosthetic Memory: Film and Photography in Post-Imperial Holland” IAMHIST XXII International Conference, Media and Imperialism, Amsterdam, 18 juli.

2006    “Decolonisation in Dutch Cinema”, Rietveld Kunstacademie, 15 november.

2006    “The Haunting Colony: Transcultural Postcolonial Cinema in the Netherlands” International AUETSA/SAAVAL/SAACLALS Conference 2006 Forging the Local and the Global, Stellenbosch (Zuid-Afrika), 12 juli.

2005    “Interracial Sexuality” Symposium Border-crossing Tropes, Transcolonialism: The Future of Postcolonial Studies from a Comparative Perspective, NIAS, Wassenaar, 28-30 oktober.

2004       “A Word never forgets where it has been” Keynote speaker Conference Pigments of the Imagination, Theorizing ‘the hybrid’ across empires and cultures, Centre for Cross-Cultural Research, Canberra (Australia), 15-26 november.

2003    “Search of Intersections between Personal and Public Voices” International Sociological Association, XV World Congress of Sociology, Brisbane (Australië), 7-13 juli.

2003    “Post-herinneringen en Indisch-Nederlandse migrantenliteratuur” Durban colloquium on Dutch and South African Autobiographical Texts, University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, Durban (Zuid-Afrika), 30-31 mei.

2003    “(Post)memories and Identities in Indo-Dutch narratives” Interdisciplinary Forum on Indonesian Women Studies, Leiden, 8 mei.

2003    “The Re-invention of the Indo-Dutch Diaspora in Second-Generation Narratives” Diaspora and Memory, ASCA, Amsterdam, 23-26 maart.

2003    “Lifestories” Postgraduate Studies Seminar, Fakultas Culture Sciences, Universitas Indonesia, Depok Jakarta Indonesië), 7 februari.

2003    “Self-Representation in Life Stories of Indonesian Women” Indonesia’s International Conference on Cultural Studies, University of Indonesia – Petra Christian University Trawas, East Java, Indonesia, 3-5 februari.

2002    “Riskante verhalen over thuis: Gender en diaspora” Symposium Gender. Universiteit van Ghent, Gent (België), 7 juni.

2001    “Colonial Discourse and Postcolonial Narrative in Dutch Cinema” International Conference: Writing Europe 2001: Migrant Cartographies Cultural Travellers and New Literatures, Leiden, 22-24 maart.

2000     “Cultural and Ethnic Boundaries” ICLA Congress: Transitions and Transgression in an Age of Multiculturalism, Section 3: Transgressing Cultural and Ethnic Borders, Boundaries, Limits and Traditions, Pretoria (Zuid-Afrika), 13-19 augustus.

2000    “Assimilation and Masquerades: Self-Constructions of Indo-Dutch Women” International Workshop Gender and the Transmission of Values and Cultural Heritage(s) in South and Southeast Asia, Belle van Zuylen Instituut (UvA), Amsterdam, 22-23 mei.

1998    “Koloniale en postkoloniale maskerade” IIIe Internationale congres van de Suid-Afrikaanse vereniging voor Neerlandistiek: Fin de Millenium in de Nederlandse letterkunde, taalkunde, taalbeheersing en culturele studies: sloten en sleutels, slotaccoorden en slotcodes, Kaapstad (Zuid-Afrika), 9-16 juli.

1997    ”Cultural Interraciality and Indo-Dutch Memories” Intercultural Memory, 15th Conference International Comparative Literature Association, Leiden, 16-22 augustus.

1997    “In-between Women: Interracial Self-Invention in Late Colonial Indonesia” The 5th Women in Asia Conference, University of New South Wales, Sydney (Australië), 3-5 oktober.

1996    “(In)visible Memories” American Association Netherlandic Studies, New York (USA), 12-15 juni.

1996    “Female Adolescence: Myths, Masquerades and Forgotten Stories” Symposium Girls; Identity and Socialization, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Münster (Duitsland).

1995    “Masquerading Miscegenation: Louis Couperus’ The Hidden Force and Post(Colonial) Fantasy” Modern Language Association Convention, Session The Low Countries: Identity and Diversity, Chicago, (USA), 29 december.

1995    “Hybridity and Masquerades: A Feminist Re-vision of Indo-Dutch Identity” Conference Feminist Theories between Ethics and Politics, Central European University, Praag, (Tjechië), april.

1995    “Difference, Otherness and Stereotypes: European Literature and Colonialism” WISE Symposium, Communication and Cultural practice, Parijs (Frankrijk) maart.

1994    ”Indo-European Hybridity and Dutch Literature” Presenting the Past, University College London, (UK) december.

1994    “Crossfires” Symposium Nationalism, Racism and Gender, European Forum of Left Feminists, Amsterdam, 19-21 november.

1993   ”Wandering in Wonderland: Fantasy, Sexuality and Rites de Passages” Alice in Wonderland: First International Conference on Girls and Girlhood: Transitions and Dilemmas” Amsterdam, 16-19 juni.

1993    “Ironic Origins: Narrative Strategies and Lesbian Subjectivity” International Narrative Conference, Albany (USA), 1-4 april.

1992    “Lesbische stemmen” Universiteit van Antwerpen, Antwerpen, 25 november.

1989    “The Representation of the Adolescent Self in Maxine Hong Kingston’s The Woman WarriorTriennal Congress Literary Representations of the Self, Leicester (UK).

1988    “Lesbian Writing in Holland” Satisfiction: Symposium of Gay and Lesbian Writing in Europe, Rotterdam, 18 oktober.

1988    “No Title Paper” International Conference Writing and Language: The Politics and Poetics of Feminist Critical Practice and Theory, Dubrovnik (Joego-Slavië), 9-11 mei.

1987    “Poseuses. Image and Pose” Homosexuality, which homosexuality?: International Scientific Conference on Gay and Lesbian Studies, VU, Amsterdam, 15-18 December.