Archives for "Rwanda"
A scene from Kivu Ruhorahoza's 2015 film "Things of the Aimless Wanderer."
Rwandan filmmaker Kivu Ruhorahoza to present two works

Friday, February 26, 2016 1:34 pm

Kivu Ruhorahoza, an award-winning Rwandan filmmaker, presents two of his films at Bates College on Feb. 29 and March 2.

Alex Dauge-Roth, associate professor of French and francophone studies, gives the Kroepsch Lecture on March 18, 2015.
What we owe genocide survivors

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 10:22 am

A report on Alex Dauge-Roth's Kroepsch Lecture.

Photo by Alexandre Dauge-Roth.
Six questions with Professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth on the 20th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

Friday, April 18, 2014 1:17 pm

French Professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth traveled to Italy to take part in events commemorating the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda.

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Project for Peace award goes to Tatro, Schriger for humanitarian work in Rwanda

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:56 pm

A Davis Project for Peace award has gone to seniors Simone Schriger and Devin Tatro to support an initiative in Rwanda to support children of incarcerated people.

Gilbert Ndahayo.
Rwandan filmmaker to screen latest documentary

Thursday, February 28, 2013 11:31 am

A filmmaker dedicated to producing documentaries about the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, Gilbert Ndahayo shows his new film at Bates on March 4.

Senior Exhibition 2010: Emma Scott

Thursday, March 25, 2010 2:21 pm

Scott’s photography presents networks of images surrounding each of her subjects, members...

Films, speakers at Bates College examine Rwandan genocide

Wednesday, February 10, 2010 12:00 am

Through documentary films and the testimony of survivors, two Monday evening events at Bates explore both the experiences of people who survived the 1994 Rwandan genocide and the process of documenting this horrific episode in history. The events will be held at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22 and 8 p.m. March 1, both in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

In country, each Bates student was paired with an member of Tubeho. Together, they negotiated how to move forward with interviews and oral histories. Pictured here are Innocent Micomyiza and Morgan Lynch '10.
A Place We Can Talk

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 7:46 am

In Alex Dauge-Roth's Short Term course, Bates students learn with, not from, orphan survivors of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

Rwandan genocide survivor, Berthe Kayitesi, to speak at Bates

Friday, October 16, 2009 4:19 pm

Berthe Kayitesi, an author and a survivor of the Rwandan genocide of 1994, speaks on her experiences and the rebuilding of communities in post-conflict Rwanda at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, in the Muskie Archives at Bates College, 70 Campus Ave. The lecture, titled "Tomorrow My Life: Orphans in Post-Genocide Rwanda," is open to the public and admission is free. It is part of the Civic Forum Series sponsored by the Harward Center for Community Partnerships at Bates.

Bates hosts international conference on Rwandan genocide

Tuesday, March 27, 2007 1:59 pm

Scholars and human-rights advocates will join survivors of the 1994 genocide of the Tutsi in Rwanda to discuss its origins and outcomes on Friday and Saturday, March 30 and 31, at Bates College. Titled "Rwanda: From National Disintegration to National Reunification: The Legacy of the Genocide of the Tutsi in Rwanda," the conference is open to all free of charge. Sponsors of the event include the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities.