FEATURED SPEAKERSJudge Thomas Buergenthal, International Jurist and Holocaust SurvivorEugenie Mukeshimana, Founder and Executive Director, Genocide Survivors Support Network, and Survivor of Rwandan GenocideMike Abramowitz, Director, Center for the Prevention of GenocideMODERATORIra Glass, Host and Creator, This American LifeThe New York Next Generation together with the Museum's Center for the Prevention of Genocide invite you to What You Do Matters: Confronting Genocide Today.In a conversation with IRA GLASS, JUDGE THOMAS BUERGENTHAL and EUGENIE MUKESHIMANA will share their unique experiences as survivors of genocide. Both have dedicated their lives to speaking out about the need to prevent genocide: Buergenthal as the American judge at the International Court of Justice in The Hague and Mukeshimana as an advocate for survivors rebuilding life in the United States. MIKE ABRAMOWITZ will discuss the Museum's current initiatives to confront genocide today.Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be served. Dietary laws observed.Tickets are $175 per person. RSVP by May 17. Funds raised from this event will support the programs and work of the Museum's Center for the Prevention of Genocide.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
The Prince George Ballroom15 East 27th Street(between Madison and 5th)New York, NY
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