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Sadiah Boonstra

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Sadiah is an historian and freelance curator. Last year Boonstra was a fellow at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University, New York. She previously worked as exhibition maker in the Tropenmuseum and curator in the National Prison Museum and Ninsee.

Research: 

The impact of discourses of wayang from colonial times to the current UNESCO heritage discourse on the current wayang performance practice of three superstar dalang [puppeteers].