The Circle of Genocide: On the universality of the genocidal process

donderdag 18 februari 2010

Mass killings and systematic human rights abuses are not restricted to the past the possibility of genocide is a live issue for any society.

But there is still a serious lack of understanding of how these crimes come about.

But there is still a serious lack of understanding of how these crimes come about.

The Circle of Genocide series is an interaction between scholars and journalists. Combining film, debate and interview, it explores different stages in the genocidal process and its aftermath, and offers a comparative analysis of the worst of crimes.

Dates to remember

February 18th, Introduction
Speaker: Dr. Ton Zwaan, Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies
Worse than War: Genocide, Eliminationism and the Ongoing Assault on Humanity
(USA, 2010) PREMIERE

March 25th, Foreshadowing Genocide
Speaker: Christophe Busch, Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education, Belgium
Conspiracy (USA, 2001)

April 26th, Destruction
Speaker: Prof. Filip Reyntjens, University of Antwerp
Iseta: Behind the Roadblock (Kenya, 2008)

May 17th, Coming to Terms
Speaker: Mustafa Akyol, Turkish Daily News
The Armenian Genocide (USA, 2006)

June 7th, International Justice
Speaker: Wayne Jordash, International Criminal Defense Attorney
The Tribunal (Germany, 2009)

1322 / Laatst gewijzigd: 17-Feb-2010

The Circle of Genocide

18 februari 2010
Aanvang: 19:30

Toegang: gratis

Crea Theater
Turfdraagsterpad 17
Amsterdam
T: 020 5251423
website


Organisatie:
Radio Nederland Wereldomroep (RNW) en het Centrum voor Holocaust en Genocide Studies (CHGS)