Bibliography: Rwanda


Fassin, Didier, Humanitarian Reason: A Moral History of the Present, University of California Press 2012.

Fassin, Didier, Empire of Trauma, An Inquiry Into The Condition of Victimhood, Princeton University Press 2009.

Huyssen, Andreas, Present Pasts: Urban Palimpsests and the Politics of Memory, Stanford University Press 2003.

Ranciere, Jacques, The Figures Of History, Wiley Press 2014.

Sundberg, Molly, Training for Model Citizenship: An Ethnography of Civic Education And State Building in Rwanda, Palgrave MacMillen 2016

Trouillot, Michel-Roplh, Silencing The Past: Power and the Production of History, Beacon Press Boston 1995.

Vidal-Naquet, Pierre, Assassins Of Memory: Essays On The Denial Of The Holocaust, Columbia University Press New York 1992

Volf, Miroslav, The End of Memory: Remembering Rightly in a Violent World, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company 2006.

Weizman, Eyal, The Least Of All Possible Evils, Verso Books 2011.

Williams, Paul, Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities, Berg Publishers 2007.

Young, James, The Texture of Memory: Holocaust Memorials and Meaning, Yale University Press 1993.

Papers / Lectures /Articles

Anna Maria Brandstetter, Contested Pasts: The Politics of Remembrance in Post-Genocide Rwanda, Ortelius Lecture, April 2010,  Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences.

Philip Gourevitch, Nightmare of 15th Street, The Guardian 4 December 1999.

Jim Holt, Math Murders, The New York Times 12 March 2006.

Rachel Ibreck, International Constructions of National Memories: The Aims and Effects of Foreign Donors’ Support for Genocide Remembrance in Rwanda, Journal of Intervention and State-building 22 February 2013