The Meaning of the Moment: Being Part of a List

Posted by | January 13, 2014 | Columns @en | No Comments

Like every year, December was the month of reflection and looking back. It’s a time of annual overviews, selections and lists. Known and lesser-known Dutch people – from politicians to athletes, from writers to musicians, and from fashion designers to ‘oliebollen’ bakeries – all were hoping to be included in some illustrious list. And with that, to safeguard their immortality.

Read the column (in Dutch) on