Imaging Genocide: Artistic Responses to Mass Violence Poster Exhibition

Imaging Genocide: Artistic Responses to Mass Violence Poster Exhibition

A Visions & Voices Event
  • Date:
    Monday, April 8, 2013
  • Time:
    5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Campus:
    University Park Campus
  • Venue:
    USC Fisher Museum of Art (HAR)
  • Cost:
    Free
  • Phone:
    213-740-4561

Summary:

A student curated exhibition will feature art from the Center for the Study of Political Graphics denouncing violence against women. 

Description:

Presented as part of USC’s Genocide Awareness Week, a student-curated exhibition will feature art from the Center for the Study of Political Graphics, including posters related to the genocides in Armenia, Congo, Guatemala and Rwanda, as well as the Holocaust and the murders of the women of Juárez.  A panel discussion will be presented at 6 p.m. with USC Fisher Museum director Selma Holo and USC Shoah Foundation Institute executive director Stephen Smith.

Image: Jesus Gallardo, Pre Simposio sobre Genocidio Yanki en Indochina, 1972