Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Friday, 23/July/2021
11:30am
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12:00pm
Reception
Location: lounge
12:00pm
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1:30pm
Session A5 1: Gendered Approaches to Genocide
Location: Room 1
Chair: Caroline Bennett, Victoria University of Wellington, United Kingdom
 

The fight for justice of indigenous women in the aftermath of the Guatemalan genocide: How digital sources provide them information, evidence and consolation

Mariana Lara Palacios

Catholic University of Leuven (KULeuven), Belgium



Sexual Crimes and Genocide in the Digital Age with Special Attention to Southeast Asia

Erika Miyamoto

University of Barcelona, Spain



(Re-) Gendering genocide: Sexual violence against men in Bosnia-Herzegovina

Anna Gopsill

School of Advanced Study, University of London, Norway

Session A5 2: Approaching Holocaust in the Digital Age
Location: Room 2
Chair: Marc Sherman, Institute on the Holocaust and Genocide, Jerusalem, Israel
 

Dark Tourism, Social Media & Holocaust: Remembrance or Disrespect?

Khushboo Chauhan

Jindal Global Law School, O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat, India



The obvious, in non obvious vantage point. Drone imagery for better interpretation and education of Trebinka, Sobibór and Bełzec.

Tomasz Cebulski

Tomasz Cebulski, Poland, Jagiellonian University Cracow



Revisiting Holocaust in the Age of Digital OTT Platform: The representations of atrocities and perpetrators in cinemas made available in Netflix

Md Nazmul Arefin

University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, People's Republic of



Digital Media in Genocide Education – A Multiperspective Study on the Effects of 3D Interactive Testimonies of Holocaust Survivors

Anja Ballis

LMU Munich, Germany

Session A5 3: Rohingya Genocide
Location: Room 3
Chair: Ronan Lee, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
 

Where Will I Go? The Rohingya Dilemma

Md Khalid Rahman

American International University-Bangladesh, Bangladesh, People's Republic of



Digitizing Responses to the Rohingya Refugee Crisis in the Post-Pandemic Era

Mohammad Pizuar Hossain

East West University, Bangladesh & Liberation War Museum, Bangladesh.



Legitimizing Genocide in Myanmar: The Road to Impunity

Cecilia Ducci

Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, Italy

Session A5 4: Right to Truth, Truth(s) through Rights: Mass Crimes Impunity and Transitional Justice (Part III)
Location: Room 4
Chair: Zahira Aragüete-Toribio, University of Geneva, Switzerland
 

Right to Truth, Truth(s) through Rights: Mass Crimes Impunity and Transitional Justice (Part III)

Chair(s): Elisabeth Anstett (CNRS / ADES, France)

 

Presentations of the Symposium

 

What’s in a Name? (Re)setting the Scene of Impunity for Mass Crimes

Marion Vironda-Dubray
University of Geneva, Switzerland

 

Rethinking the Iconography of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC): An analysis of the TRC’s influence in shaping truth-seeking policy and practice in Africa today

Tafadzwa Christmas
University of Geneva/Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, Switzerland

 

In Search of Lost Truth and Justice in Asia: Two Decades of Peoples’ Tribunals in Contexts of Impunity for Mass Crimes

Camille Montavon
University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland

1:30pm
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2:00pm
Break
Location: lounge
2:00pm
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3:00pm
Business Meeting
Location: Plenary room
Chair: Henry Theriault, International Association of Genocide Scholars, United States of America
3:00pm
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3:30pm
Break
Location: lounge
3:30pm
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4:30pm
Local partner - ARARAT: Speaker: Garo Paylan
Location: Plenary room
4:30pm
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5:00pm
Break
Location: lounge
5:00pm
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6:30pm
Session C5 1: The Role of Mass Media
Location: Room 1
Chair: Kerri Malloy, San José State University, United States of America
 

The Role of Radio RTLM in the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda

Hollie Nyseth Brehm

The Ohio State University, United States of America



Social Media and Far Right Rhetoric: A Case Study of the Insurrection at the US Capitol

Christina Teresa McCormick, William Glymph Jennette

George Mason University, United States of America



Genocide and the media: A comparative study of the experiences in Bangladesh and Myanmar

Irene Victoria Massimino

Universidad Nacional de José C. Paz, Argentine Republic

Session C5 2: Hiding Information on Genocide and Atrocities
Location: Room 2
Chair: Manana Vahana Hakobyan, DataPoint Armenia, United States of America
 

Data Science in Relation to Genocidal Analysis and Prevention

Manana Hakobyan, Taline Mardirossian, Sofi Sargsyan, Armen Hovannisian

DataPoint Armenia, United States of America



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Igor Ripak

individual, Austria

Session C5 3: Workshop: Bigotry, Hate, and Genocide: Global, Regional, and Local Challenges
Location: Room 3
Chair: Henry Theriault, International Association of Genocide Scholars, United States of America