Rwanda

Memory's role in genocide, and its prevention: examining the roles of genocide memorials in rebuilding post-genocidal societies

Speaker(s): 
Date: 
17 Okt 2017 - 13:00
Location: 
Resowi, SR 15.33, tract B, 3rd floor

Drawing from recent research in both Rwanda and Bosnia, this presentation will demonstrate the roles that two memorials to contemporary genocides, the Kigali Genocide Memorial and the Srebrenica Genocide Memorial, have taken in commemorating and educating about their recent genocides.