Past Events

Friday, October 27, 2017 1:30 PM - Sat , October 28, 2017 4:30 PM

Since the 1980s, interest in politically and legally shaping public memory regarding the Holocaust and other crimes perpetrated during the Second World War has been evident in a wide variety of arenas.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Columbia University Institute for the Study of Human Rights for a discussion with artist Vladimir Miladinovic and Srdjan Hercigonja (Columbia University, Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability Fellow, Institute for the Study of Human Rights)

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A story about two teenagers, a Rohingya girl and a Buddhist boy, segregated by conflict in Burma's Rakhine State.

Showing of the award-winning documentary followed by discussion with Burmese human rights activists Kyaw Hsan and Myo Win.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join 2017 Human Rights Advocate Carlos Asunsolo, the Human Rights Project Leader at the Research Center for the Teaching and Learning of the Law, for a discussion of the human rights crisis in Mexico, human rights education, and the role of law schools.

Friday, October 20, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Columbia Libraries' Center for Human Rights Documentation & Research holds one of the single largest collections of human rights archives in the country, including the records of groups such as Amnesty International USA, Human Rights Watch, and the Committee to Protect Journalists.