Wednesday, October 8, 2014,
Colby College and the University of Maine at Augusta

This conference will examine gendered issues in relation to human rights abuses while exploring the works of memory and survival through women’s testimony. Presenters will share their perspectives and analyze a variety of narratives through the lens of contemporary literature, art, film, and new media. Scholars, artists, and social activists will initiate conversation about Afghanistan, Armenia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, China, Egypt, England, France, Rwanda, Uganda, and the United States.

For more information, including the full schedule, see the conference website.

Public event