n. 355 - natural progression: Engaging with Raffles’ involvement in natural history

Essay edited by Yeo Wei Wei.

This essay is part of the book Raffles Revisited: Essays on Collecting and Colonialism in Java, Singapore, and Sumatra, edited by Stephen A. Murphy. The volume grew out of the Revisiting Raffles symposium [March 8-9, 2019] held in conjunction with the exhibition Raffles in Southeast Asia: Revisiting the Scholar and Statesman [February 1- April 28, 2019] at the Asian Civilisations Museum, co-curated with the British Museum.