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East Timorese children: A Mirror of Colonialism

  • Aboeprijadi Santoso


Amsterdam | Sun, March 24 2013 | 03:36 pm
East Timorese children: A Mirror of Colonialism

PREMIUM Forget economic misery, uprisings and national awakening, take a closer look at the fate of Biliki, Petrus Kanisius, Iqbal Menezes and thousands of other East Timorese children who were brought to Java since 1975.

Historians used to look at colonialism in terms of policies and political changes, but Helene van Klinken has found a fascinating way to understand how colonialism works by studyi...