The Genocide Studies Program presents
Christian Groh, Arolsen Archives:
“Digital Archives of Atrocity Memory.”
With a followup roundtable discussion featuring Alexis Lecoq and Jacqueline Vincent, consultants to the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Paul Rukesha, Kigali Genocide Memorial and Elmina Kulasic, Remembering Srebrenica.
The archives of genocides and mass atrocities increasingly occupy the digital realm. This conference will examine the past, present and future production of digital archives of mass atrocities from the perspective of those who maintain them. Participants will discuss innovations in digital archiving and its consequences, ethical issues arising from the structure of the archive, and issues pertaining to the dissemination of its contents.