The Anfal: Kurdish Genocide
Posted by sarkout on March 20 2009 20:59:37
Seminar on
The Anfal: Kurdish Genocide

Saturday 14th March 2009, from 11- to 13:00 pm
You are cordially invited to the Imperial War Museum London to a remembrance Agenda seminar to mark the 21st anniversary of the Anfal: the Kurdish Genocide.

The afternoon is a pilot event for a conference in 2010.

The conference will include presentations by the following distinguished speakers:

11:00 - 11:10am Welcome and introductions by Dr Malcolm Quinn,
Reader in Critical Practice & Research Coordinator at Wimbledon
College of Art, University of the Arts London (UAL).
11.10 - 11:30 am Presentation by Osman Ahmed, PhD candidate at Wimbledon College of Art, UAL, and Anfal artist.
11:30 - 12:00am Mr. Shoresh Haji, Kurdish writer and academic working closely with the Human Rights Watch USA from 1992-94

12:00 - 12:10pm Short Documentary Film Road Back to Hell by Gwynne Robert
12:10 - 12:30pm Dr. Kamal Mirawdeli, a specialist on the Middle East, in particular the Kurdish issues, writing from a Kurdish perspective.
12:30 - 13:00pm Questions and Discussion

Seminar Venue:

Upper Boardroom,
Imperial War Museum
Lambeth Road
London SE1 6HZ
For more information please email
This is a S.O.C.I.A.T.E. event. (Studies of Conflict: Initiating Art, Thought & Enquiry)
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