'For Indonesian Dutch, 15 August is definitely not liberation day,' explains playwright Bo Tarenskeen. The last day of the alternative Festival Boulevard in Den Bosch, Sender Boulevard, coincides with the commemoration of Japan's surrender on 15 May 1945. The Dutch East Indies, the colony that had been exploited by our country for centuries, had also been liberated from the Japanese, but the end of the war also marked the beginning of the end of 'our' colonial rule of today's ...
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