Leiden University Libraries (UBL), the Netherlands Institute for the Near East (NINO) and the Nederlands Fotogenootschap organised the symposium ‘Holy Land’ and Modernity: the Frank Scholten Collection in Context’ and hands-on viewing of Frank Scholten photographs and albums on Monday 10 December 2018. 

Dr. Karène Sanchez contributed with the talk Photography, Modernity and the CrossRoads Project and Dr. Sary Zananiri with Frank Scholten: an Invaluable Dutch Vision of the ‘Holy Land’?