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In Focus: Dealing with cultural objects from colonial contexts

“Until we have a systematic database of the cultural goods that came to Germany from the colonies, we won’t be able to hold any proper debates about restitution, circulation and cooperation – or anything else. Fundamental research, with the former colonies as a starting point, is imperative.”

Albert Gouaffo, a professor of German literature and culture from Cameroon, about his involvement in the provenance research project at the Museum Fünf Kontinente in Munich, more in the article “Your own consciousness is the actual judge”.

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