Event Title

Exhibit: Prijedor: Lives from the Bosnian Genocide

Location

St. Louis Holocaust Museum & Learning Center

Description

The exhibit Prijedor: Lives from the Bosnian Genocide tells the story of genocide in the Bosnian city of Prijedor between 1992 and 1995. The thirty-four display panels that constitute the exhibit combine information from official sources, including the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, with original photographs and compelling testimony from genocide survivors now living in St. Louis who were interviewed as part of Fontbonne University’s Bosnia Memory Project.

Additional Notes

Developed by a collaboration between the Union of Citizens of the Municipality of Prijedor, the St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center, Fontbonne’s Bosnia Memory Project, and the American Red Cross of St. Louis, the exhibit premiered at the Holocaust Museum and Learning Center in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Between November 25, 2007 and April 16, 2008, it was visited by 10,729 people. Since then, it has been shown in locations across the United States.

Event Type

Exhibit

Start Date

25-11-2007 12:00 AM

End Date

16-4-2008 12:00 AM

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Exhibit: Prijedor: Lives from the Bosnian Genocide

St. Louis Holocaust Museum & Learning Center

The exhibit Prijedor: Lives from the Bosnian Genocide tells the story of genocide in the Bosnian city of Prijedor between 1992 and 1995. The thirty-four display panels that constitute the exhibit combine information from official sources, including the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, with original photographs and compelling testimony from genocide survivors now living in St. Louis who were interviewed as part of Fontbonne University’s Bosnia Memory Project.