Conference organisers from the American Kurdish Council have announced that the Kurdish Genocide Conference will be broadcast live online from Tennessee State University in Nashville on Sunday afternoon, 22 May 2011.
The conference will focus on the different genocides perpetrated by the governments of Iran, Iraq, Syria and Turkey against the Kurds. The conference will also feature a monodrama, Pakiza, performed by Kurdish actor Sarkawt Taro.
1.00-1.10pm Opening Remarks
American Kurdish Council
1.10-2.30pm Kurdish Genocide: Beyond the Borders
Speakers: Kirmanj Gundi, Kamal Artin, Kani Xulam and Sirwan Kajjo
2.30-3.00pm Anfal: The Exploitation of the Qur’an
Speaker: Dr. Zaid Brifkani
3.00-4.00pm lunch break
4.00-5.30pm Kurdish Genocide: Witnesses and Survivors
Speakers: Azad Hamad, Yonis Haji, Amina Mahmood Ali, Neaamat Torabian and Dilovan Parwar
5.30-6.00pm Pakiza – Monodrama
Performed by: Sarkawt Taro