Schoolproject: choose a social issue and three media forms to not only address the issue, but really try to annoy or make the stakeholders angry. My projectteam and I chose 'power over information'. An interactive e-book designed for children, but in reality made for the parents. A story written from two perspectives. Captain of a slave ship and a enslaved child.
The Golden Age is often portrayed as a good and prosperous time for the Netherlands. How that prosperity came about is quite controversial.
You can never illuminate the whole story in a history book, therefore you will never know the full truth. As author Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie says, knowing one story is dangerous. According to her, this creates stereotypes. These stereotypes may be true, but they are mostly incomplete. They make one story the only story.
My part I came up with and made this whole design on my own.