Research

Aspires to be the premiere academic destination for the study of genocide and the role of audio-visual testimony in research and education.

Submit Proposals for 2015-16 Fellowship at Center for Advanced Genocide Research

Senior scholars in Holocaust and genocide studies are invited to apply for the 2015-2016 Center Research Fellowship. The deadline is Dec. 1, 2014.

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"Watchers of the Sky" Reveals Story of Raphael Lemkin, Man Who Coined “Genocide”

Lemkin is the subject of a new documentary called Watchers of the Sky, now playing in select theaters. It is inspired by U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power’s Pulitzer-Prize winning book A Problem from Hell.

(Photo courtesy of Music Box Films)

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Meet Peg LeVine

The first-ever Center Fellow at the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research will continue her study of ritualcide in Cambodia during her semester-in-residence at USC in spring 2015.

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  • Fellowships

    Learn about past and present fellowship recipients. Also, find out about upcoming fellowship opportunities.

  • Publications

    An ongoing list of 126 publications that have made use of the Institute's archive.

  • College Course Development

    In this section, you can access a table of current and past courses at several universities around the world that have used testimony from the Institute's archive. Also find resources for developing your own course using visual testimony.

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