Remembering Rwanda: Ten Years After the Genocide


Special event with Samantha Power, 2003 Pulitzer Prize Winner for "A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide" and other distinguished guests, plus a presentation of Rwandan Kinyarwanda Music and Intore Dance.


Friday, April 23, 2004
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lenart Auditorium
UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Distinguished speakers and music and dance to remember Rwandans who perished in the genocide.

The National Council of Churches USA, World Council of Churches – Decade to Overcome Violence, and
Remembering Rwanda 1994-2004


Invite you to the Special Event
Remembering Rwanda
Ten Years After the Genocide

April 23, 2004 at 7:00 p.m.
Lenart Auditorium, Fowler Museum, University of California, Los Angeles


With Samantha Power, 2003 Pulitzer Prize Winner for A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide

Also featuring:
Dr. Bob Edgar, General Secretary, National Council of Churches USA
Dr. Richard Hrair Dekmejian, professor of political science, University of Southern California, and an expert on the history of the Armenian Genocide
Rabbi Allen I. Freehling, Executive Director, Los Angeles City Human Relations Commission
Testimonies from Survivors of the Rwandan Genocide
Other distinguished guests

And a presentation of Rwandan Kinyarwanda Music and Intore Dance


Samantha Power will be available to sign copies of her book A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide, which will be on sale at the event.

Kimberlee Acquaro’s short film, Journey to Kigali , will have its premiere screening at 6:00 p.m.,
before the program begins.

The sponsors, listed above, gratefully acknowledge the organizational support of the Rwanda Investment and Promotion Agency. 

Special Instructions

Kimberlee Acquaro's short film, Journey to Kigali, will have its premiere screening at 6 PM, before the program begins.


Cost : Free and open to the public. Parking is available for $7 in lot #4.

For more information please contact:

JocelynBakkemo

Tel: 212-870-2470

jpb@wcc-coe.org


Sponsor(s): , The National Council of Churches USA, World Council of Churches -- Decade to Overcome Violence, and Remembering Rwanda 1994-2004; organizational support of the Rwanda Investment and Promotion Agency.