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Uyghur Genocide: The Ongoing Efforts for Accountability | Atrocity Studies Lecture

March 6, 2024 at 6:00pm7:30pm EST

Watson Hall, Watson Theater (Room 036) and Virtual (See event details)

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A panel discussion with the Uyghur Human Rights Project featuring Uyghur activists and a survivor of the Chinese Communist Party’s concentration camps.

  • Babur Ilchi, Program Manager, Uyghur Human Rights Project
  • Elfidar Iltebir, President, Uyghur American Association
  • Tursunay Ziyawudun, Camp Survivor

Moderated by Julie Milsap, Government Relations Manager, Uyghur Human Rights Project.

Also join us for a teach-in on Understanding the Uyghur Genocide: Unveiling the Complexities of Pursuing Accountability.

Presented by the minor in Atrocity Studies and the Practices of Social Justice, supported by Lauri ’77 and Jeffrey Zell ’77.

Co-sponsored by the Humanities CenterLender Center for Social Justice; College of Arts and Sciences: Department of Religion, Native American and Indigenous Studies; College of Law: Journal of Global Rights and Organizations/Impunity Watch News, Office of International Programs; Maxwell School: Citizenship and Civic Engagement Program, Department of History, Department of Political Science, Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration, Social Science Ph.D. Program

The event will be streamed on Zoom for those unable to attend. Register for the Zoom webinar (registration not required for in-person attendance).

This event was first published on November 30, 2023 and last updated on March 4, 2024.

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