Fall 2012 Events

2012 Genocide Awareness Month
Speaker Series

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Fall 2012 Speaker Series / DGA Colloquium
Violence and the Other
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Friday, August 24, 2012
3:30-5:30pm
Roundtable
The Bigot
Stephen Eric Bronner
CGHR Director of Global Relations
Professor of Political Science
Hickman Hall, Room 313
89 George Street
Rutgers, New Brunswick

Tuesday, September 4, 2012
7-9pm
Panel Discussion
Young Turkey, Young America: A Relationship for a New Age
Greg R. Lawson (Statehouse Liaison and Policy Analyst, Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions)
Dr. Jeffrey Mankoff (Adjunct Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Program: Council on Foreign Relations)
Stephanie Cate (Executive Director, Batonga Foundation)
Fatih Çağrı (OCAKLI -- Grand National Assembly of Turkey /Ankara Committee on Parliamentary Inquiry of Military Coups)
Erhan Sirt (Assistant Prime Ministry Expert, Turkish Prime Ministry)
Adam Hirsch (Development and Communications Associate, Peace Players International)
Mehment Faith Öztarsu, Co-President of Strategic Outlook International Research Sector
Engelhard Hall 100
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September 20-22, 2012
International Workshop
Colonial Genocide and Indigenous North America
University of Manitoba
Manitoba, Canada

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Monday, October 8, 2012
10-11:20am
Film Screening on Indonesia
“The Bird Dancer”
Discussion with Director Dr. Robert Lemelson
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
6-8:40pm
Film Screening on Indonesia
Discussion with Director Dr. Rob Lemelson
“Shadows and Illuminations” &  “Ritual Burdens” & “Kites and Monsters”
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Thursday, October 11, 2012
6-8pm
Film screening and Roundtable
Cambodia: The Quest for Justice
Benny Widyono, Former Representative of the UN Secretary-General in Cambodia, 1994-1997
Stephen Mathias, UN Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs
Andi Gitow, Co-Producer, Cambodia: A Quest for Justice
Samphors Huy, Documentation Center of Cambodia
Engelhard Hall Auditorium
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Thursday, October 18, 2012
6-8pm
Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Gender and Agency: Narratives of Sexual Violence during Genocide
Film: Grandma’s Tattoos
Khatchig Mouradian, Moderator (Genocide Studies, Clark University)
Sara Brown (Genocide Studies, Clark University)
Suren Manukyan (Armenian Genocide Museum & Institute, Yerevan, Armenia)
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Thursday, October 25, 2012
6-8pm
Lecture
Violence and the Other: The Iraq Papers
John Ehrenberg
Dept. of Political Science
Long Island University
Engelhard Hall Auditorium

Thursday, November 8, 2012
6-8pm
Symposium
From Bigotry to Tolerance: Holocaust Education 74 years after Kristallnacht
Stephen Eric Bronner
Russian Holocaust Scholars
Dana Room, 4th Floor, Dana Library

November 27, 2012
5:30-7pm
Lecture
Challenging Authority Today
Francis Fox Piven
Rutgers, New Brunsick
Hickman Hall, 1st Floor Auditorium
Rutgers, New Brunswick

Thursday, November 29, 2012
6-8pm
Lecture
Makiko Oku
Jac SM Kee
Gender and Violence: The Perils and Promise of Technology for Women
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Tuesday, December 4, 2012
6:30-8:30pm
Symposium
Overcoming Genocide Denial
Taner Akcam
Gregory Stanton
Sheri Rosenberg
McNally Ampitheater
Fordham School of Law, New York City

Thursday, December 6, 2012
6-8pm
Lecture
Nation Building through Genocide: The Case of Nazi Germany
Thomas Kühne
Strassler Professor of Holocaust History
Clark University
6-8pm
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Thursday, December 6, 2012
11am-1pm
Lecture & Film Screening
How Can We Stop Violence against Women?
Makiko Oku (CGHR)
Location: Youth Build Newark
31 Central Ave., 2nd floor
Newark, NJ

May 22-23, 2013
Conference
Nurturning Peace in the Context of Global Violence
New York Theological Seminary
New York City
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