Friday, November 23, 2012

Overcoming Genocide Denial


*This event is free and open to the public with RSVP: genocidedenial.eventbrite.com*

Overcoming Genocide Denial
Public Event · By Leitner Center for International Law and Justice

What are the ways to overcome genocide denial, commonly understood to be the last stage of genocide? By providing a comparative examination of the Holocaust and the Armenian, Rwandan, and Sudanese Genocides, this panel aims to identify a best practices approach to overcoming denial by considering strategies that have been successful in the past, as well as those that have been controversial.

Schedule:
DATE: Tuesday, December 4, 2012

6:30 - 8:00 pm: Panel Discussion

8:00 - 9:00 pm: Reception

Moderator:
Professor Martin Flaherty
Leitner Family Professor of International Human Rights Law and Founding Co-Director, Fordham Law School

Speakers:

Professor Taner Akçam
Kaloosdian/Mugar Professor, Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University

Dr. Gregory H. Stanton
President, Genocide Watch; Research Professor in Genocide Studies and Prevention, George Mason University

Professor Sheri Rosenberg
Assistant Clinical Professor of Law;
Director, Human Rights and Genocide Clinic & Program in Holocaust & Human Rights Studies, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law



Sponsors:

Leitner Center for International Law and Justice

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Center for the Study of Genocide, Conflict Resolution, and Human Rights, Rutgers University

FB event page is at: https://www.facebook.com/events/434163446631362/

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