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The United States and the Question of the Armenian Genocide - April 19th at 12 PM

Join us for a lecture by 2017-2018 Visiting Fulbright Scholar Julien Zarifian (University of Cergy-Pontoise, France) about his investigation into why the United States has failed to officially recognize the massacre of Ottoman Armenians in 1915-1916 as a genocide.


Watch Alex Hinton's lecture "Man or Monster? The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer"

In November, Professor Alex Hinton (Rutgers University Newark) visited the Center to discuss his new book Man or Monster? The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer. Watch his lecture or read a summary here.




Watch the Annual Shapiro Scholar Lecture: Holocaust History and Survivor Testimony

Experience the public lecture by leading Holocaust scholar Christopher R. Browning (2018 Shapiro Scholar in Residence) entitled "Holocaust History and Survivor Testimony: The Case of the Starachowice Factory Slave Labor Camps".

Click here to watch.

Center Blog

February 6, 2018

The future of Polish-Israeli relations can be driven by compassion and forgiveness, or a retreat behind walls of fossilized antisemitism, essentialist prejudice, nationalistic egotism, and fear.

By Maria Zalewska

Latest Center News

  • April 2, 2018
    Kathryn Brackney, the 2017-2018 Katz Research Fellow in Genocide Studies, gave a public lecture on the research she conducted during her month in residence at the Center.
  • April 2, 2018
    On March 15, Mélanie Péron from the French department at the University of Pennsylvania delivered a lecture on the research she conducted during her fellowship at the Center.
  • April 2, 2018
    Jennie Burnet, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Georgia State University, gave a public lecture at the Center for Advanced Genocide Research focusing on the intrinsic and extrinsic factors that influenced rescuer behavior during the 1994 genocide of Tutsis in Rwanda.