Conley-Zilkic publications

Essays by Dr. Bridget Conley-Zilkic

Displacement and Genocide” with Ariana Berengaut, in Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration, ed. Immanuel Ness, Peter Bellwood, Alex Julca, Donna, Gabaccia, Saër Maty Bâ, Sari Safitri (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012).

“What Do You Want?: On Witnessing Genocide Today,” in The Power of Witnessing: Reflections, Reverberations, and Traces of the Holocaust, ed. Nancy R. Goodman and Marilyn Meyers (London, New York: Routledge, 2012).

“From Memory To Action: Engaging Visitors in a Holocaust Museum” with David Small in Interpretation: Journal of the Association for Heritage Interpretation (2011).

“From Memory To Action: How a Holocaust Museum Works to Prevent Genocide” in Museums Fighting for Human Rights, ed. Greg Chamberlain (England and Wales: Museum-ID, 2011).

“Easier Said Than Done: The Challenges of Preventing and Responding to Genocide” with Samuel Totten, in Century of Genocide, Third Edition (New York, London: Routledge, 2008).

“Reflections on How Genocidal Killings Are Brought to an End” with Alex de Waal, published in Social Science Research Council’s collection of online forums, (2006).

“Speaking Plainly About Chechnya: On the limits of the juridical model of human rights advocacy” in Non-Governmental Politics, ed. Michel Feher (Brooklyn, NY: Zone Books, 2007). 

“For Chechnya’s Women, Hope Dies Last,” Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2004.

"What Barbed Wire Can't Enclose", Alphabet City 7: Social Insecurity (Toronto), Sept. 2000.


Exhibitions and Multimedia Productions

Host, Voices on Genocide Prevention, monthly online audio interview program (January 2008 – August 2011).

Curator, From Memory To Action: Meeting the Challenge of Genocide Today, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum (open 2009 - 2014).

Producer, multimedia presentation, Our Walls Bear Witness, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum (November 20 – 27, 2006) 

Producer, “Defying Genocide” (15 mins., U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, Committee on Conscience, 2006). 

Curator, Abandoned At Srebrenica: Ten Years Later, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, (July 2005).

Producer and Director, “Darfur Eyewitness” (10 mins., U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, Committee on Conscience, 2005).