Canada and the Challenge of Genocide in Asia: A Roundtable Discussion

When and Where

Thursday, February 06, 2020 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Combination Room
Trinity College
6 Hoskin Avenue


David Webster
Laura Madokoro
Bob Rae


To mark the publication of Professor David Webster's newest book, Challenge the Strong Wind: Canada and East Timor, 1975-99, the Bill Graham Centre is hosting a roundtable discussion on Canada's response to genocide in Asia over the past half century, featuring: David Webster (Bishop's) on Canada and East Timor; Laura Madokoro (Carleton) on Canada's response to the Cambodian genocide in the 1970s; and the Hon. Bob Rae on the current Rohingya crisis in Myanmar. Professor Rosemary McCarney of Trinity College will chair this roundtable discussion.

Reception to follow.

PDF iconChallengeTheStrongWind_Poster.pdf


Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History


6 Hoskin Avenue