Archive for the ‘Conference’ Category
Thursday, April 17th, 2014
VOR’s director gives opening address at the University of Minnesota’s Genocide and its Aftermaths: Lessons from Rwanda conference hosted by the Institute for Global Studies, The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, and the
Human Rights Program.
(April 17, 2014)
Press Release here
Tags: Adama Dieng, Alejandro Baer, Alessandro Marazzi Sasson, Austin Dufort, Barbara Frey, Chris Uggen, Curt Goering, Dan Wildeson, Daniel Hirschel-Burns, David Wippman, Emily Jensen, Eric Schwartz, Evelyn Davidheiser, Gregory Gordon, Herbert B. Ferguson Augustus, Hollie Nyseth Brehm, Isadora da Conceicso Santos, Jean-Damscène Gasanabo, Jean-Pierre Karegeye, Kaela McConnon, Kayla Nomina, Lars Jorgen Roed, Leigh Payne, Marie Berry, Nicole Fox, Rachel Mullin, Samuel Totten, Sarah Haugen, Selena Ranic, Tanja Andic, Thomas Rhys Dunn, Wahutu Siguru, Yagmur Karakaya, Zachary Patterson
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Monday, April 22nd, 2013
Thanks to the International Association of Genocide Scholars (IAGS) for including VOR in their 10th Biennial Conference “The Aftermath of Genocide: Victims and Perpetrators, Representations and Interpretations,” which will be held in Siena.
(June 19-22, 2013)
Friday, March 1st, 2013
Many thanks to Sue Grand, Deborah Liner, and Jill Salberg for planning such a thoughtful, personal, and moving conference. “The Wounds of History” hosted by NYU’s Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis provided a special opportunity to share VOR testimonies with a community of practitioners who care deeply about issues of trans-generational transmission of trauma.
Co-Panelists: Eric V. Hachikian screened excerpts from his film Voyage to Amasia; VOR’s director Taylor Krauss screened testimonies from the archive; and Socheata Poeuv screened testimonies from Khmer Legacies. (March 1-3, 2013)
Tags: Debbie Liner, Dori Laub, Eric V. Hachikian, Jill Salberg, Lu Steinberg, New York University, NYU, Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, Robert Prince, Sam Gerson, Socheata Poeuv, Sue Grand, Taylor Krauss, Wounds of History
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Sunday, April 29th, 2012
The 4th Annual LimmudPhilly widens the conversation by including VOR testimonies of the survivors of the 1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi. Thanks so much!
(April 29, 2012)
Tuesday, April 26th, 2011
VOR will screen testimonies as part of AJC’s ACCESS 20/20 Weekend conference to contribute to a timely conversation about “uncivil” political discourse.
Why Antoinette SpeaksClick here to witness more testimonies
Thanks to Constitutional Hill, Cape Town Holocaust Centre, Columbia University, Concordia University, Bates College, UNISA, JAFFA, Habonim, Albuquerque Academy, Friends Academy, Hillel International, Project One, Audiobraille, The AJC, and George Washington University for hosting Voices of Rwanda.
To inquire about bringing Voices of Rwanda to your school, email us.
Thank you to Bartle Bogle Hegarty for hosting our first photograph exhibit.
We were thrilled to be part of Limmud South Africa in Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban, and thank Limmud for including us.