Past Events

‘Rwanda After 1994: Stories of Change’
International Conference
6 July 2018
The Byre Theatre, St Andrews

Interdisciplinary workshop on Cultural Memory
University of St Andrews
6 April 2018

Film screening of ‘The Uncondemned
3 April 2018, 7pm
The Byre Theatre, St Andrews




‘The Faces we Lost’
Film screening and Q+A with Piotr Cieplak
31 January 2018, 7pm
The Byre Theatre, St Andrews




Literary Cafe with Véronique Tadjo
Readings and Q+A with award-winning author
19 April 2017, 8pm

The Byre Theatre, St Andrews

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soccermysaviour‘Soccer My Saviour’
Film screening and Q+A with Eric Murangwa and Mark Fleming
28 January 2017, 7-8.30pm
The Byre Theatre, St Andrews

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‘Rwandan Stories of Change: memory and ‘healing”
Cultural Memory Research Group, St Andrews
30 November 2016

‘Research and Ethics: What’s New?’
Interdisciplinary Study day at the Institute for Contemporary and Comparative Literature, St Andrews
21 October 2016

‘Rwanda after 1994’ Seminar Series, interdisciplinary sessions by invited academics and other professionals researching Rwanda
University of Nottingham 2015-16:
Laura Apol, Ananda Breed, Roger Bromley, Esther Mujawayo, Zoe Norridge, Véronique Tadjo

Public event at Nottingham Playhouse with Associate Director Fiona Buffini
‘Rwanda: Theatre for Change’
27 & 28 April 2016

Film screening of “Rising from Ashes”, a documentary about Rwanda’s national cycling team at Broadway Cinema in Nottingham
4 April 2016


Free public event Rwanda, Writing as a duty to Memory – an author’s perspective with award-winning author Véronique Tadjo
16 March 2016.

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mujawayoforwordpressPublic lecture by Esther Mujawayo, author, and founder of AVEGA (Association of Genocide Widows)
29 January 2016.

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Poetry reading
at Five Leaves Bookshop with US poet, apolforwordpressLaura Apol, who has run therapeutic poetry workshops with genocide survivors in Rwanda
17 November 2015

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