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Transitional Justice & Memorialization: Architecture, Memory, Truth

Monday, April 26, 2021
3:30pm – 4:30pm



Transitional Justice & Memorialization: Architecture, Memory, Truth

Description: Sergio Beltrán-García will speak on the role of architecture in developing processes of memorialization for victims of mass human rights abuse.

Sergio Beltrán-García is an architect, activist, and researcher who engages with the aesthetic and political practices of truth elucidation, judicialization, and non-repetition of human rights violations by using memory as an entry point. A researcher with Forensic Architecture, Sergio works closely with victims of human rights violations, their advocates and communities to develop radical and innovative memorials which open, rather than foreclose, avenues to transformative justice.


Apr 26, 2021 03:30 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada) Zoom Link:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Hosted by: Department of Art & Art History; Human Rights Institute


Robin Greeley,

el Instituto (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, UConn Master Calendar

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