Human Rights Violations Conference at USC

An outstanding panel of activists, researchers, librarians, and scholars will discuss human rights violations/ethnic cleansing and available resources in their respective areas.

Friday, June 03, 2005
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Leavey Library Auditorium
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

The Diversity in Academic Libraries Interest Group (DIAL) of California Academic and Research Libraries (CARL) proudly presents a Summer Program:



  • Gia Aivazian, Ph.D. candidate UCLA, Librarian for Armenian and Greek, UCLA, on the Armenian Genocide.
  • Jok Madut Jok, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History, Loyola Marymount University and former fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars, on the conflict in the Sudan.
  • Olga Nikolic, Ph.D. candidate in International Politics at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College, London, on Genocide in the Balkans.
  • Geoffrey Robinson, Ph.D., Professor of History and Director of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA, on East Timor and Indonesia.
  • Judith Truelson, Ph.D., ISD Reference Coordinator/Head of Doheny Research Services, University of Southern California.  She served as Co-Principal Investigator for the USC Information Services Division Shoah Foundation Access Mellon Grant Project.

Please RSVP to Claudia Holguin: asap.  Registration covers the program and light refreshments.

Directions and campus map is available at


Please RSVP to Claudia Holguin: Registration fee may be paid in advance or on the day of the program. Please make checks payable to CARL.

Cost : Students and CARL members $10; general public $12; parking is available for $6.

Shahla Bahavar213-740-5040

Sponsor(s): , The Diversity in Academic Libraries Interest Group (DIAL) of California Academic and Research Libraries (CARL). Information on non-JSCASC events is posted at request of the sender and does not reflect opinions of or endorsements by African Studies Center personnel.