Genocide Awareness Month: April 2014

CGHR, as part of its UNESCO Chair in Genocide Prevention, is hosting a series of events, ranging from lectures to international symposia, to increase awareness about genocide. This 2014 Genocide Awareness Speaker Series features dovetails with CGHR's 2014 thematic focus on "Pathways and Passages" and include a variety of programming ranging from international conferences and film screenings to musical performances and lectures.

EVENTS

April 1, 2014
Lecture
Art and Culture in the Face of Violence: Syria Today
Mohamed Alsiadi
University Carlos III
Madrid, Spain

April 3, 2014
7-9pm
Symposium
Genocide in the Middle East: From Ottoman Turkey to Syria
Engelhard Auditorium, 1st Floor
Engelhard Hall, Rutgers-Newark, NJ


April 3, 2014
6-9pm
Film Screening
Mephisto
Rutgers-New Brunswick, NJ

April 3, 2014
6-9pm
Conference Day 1
Genocide: Pathways and Passages
Engelhard Auditorium, 1st Floor
Engelhard Hall, Rutgers-Newark, NJ

April 4, 2014
9am-6pm
Conference Day 2
Genocide: Pathways and Passages
Dana Room, 4th Floor
Dana Library, Rutgers-Newark, NJ

April 8, 2014
2-3:30pm
Lecture
Raphael Lemkin and National-Cultural Autonomy
Douglas Irvin-Erickson (DGA/CGHR)
240 Smith Hall
Rutgers-Newark, NJ

April 10, 2014
6-9pm
Symposium
Impact of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC)
Laura McGrew
Engelhard Auditorium, First Floor
Engelhard Hall, Rutgers-Newark, NJ

April 11, 2014
9am-5pm
Workshop 
Cambodia and Its Future
Inaugural Meeting of IC-SEA
Dana Room, 4th Floor
Dana Library, Rutgers-Newark, NJ
Details

April 14, 2014
2:30-3:50pm
Lecture
Adassa Richardson
The Racial Politics of Genocide
Bradley Hall 410
Rutgers-Newark, NJ

April 14, 2014
2:30-3:50pm
Concert Performance
Malek Jandali and Mohamed Alsiadi
with Laura Metcalf
Voice of the Free Syrian Children
Library Auditorium,
College of New Jersey
 


April 17, 2014
6-9pm
Film Screening
Hannah Arendt
Rutgers-New Brunswick, NJ

April 24, 2014
6:15-7:45-9pm
Lecture and Reading
The Growing Syrian Refugee Crisis: A view from the Turkish Border
Diego Cupolo
Conklin Hall 346
Rutgers-Newark, NJ

April 27, 2014
Film Screening & Q/A with Director
Cambodian Son
Mist Harlem
46 West 116 Street
New York, NY

April 29, 2014
1-3:30pm
Symposium
Archive Fever, Raphael Lemkin and Critical Genocide Studies
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Dana Room, 4th Floor
Dana Library, Rutgers-Newark, NJ
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April 29, 2014
6-7:30pm
Roundtable Discussion
Raphael Lemkin Q & A
James FussellPreventGenocide
Douglas Irvin, DGA & CGHR
Dana Room, 4th Floor
Dana Library, Rutgers-Newark, NJ