Rwanda

Bibliography last reviewed August 8, 2014
 
Africa’s World War: Congo, the Rwandan Genocide, and the Making of a Continental Catastrophe by Gerard Prunier- Prunier discusses the Rwandan genocide and other brutal conflicts in this book. 2009. 967.032 P972a

Ghosts of Rwanda- In this PBS documentary, viewers can see interviews with government officials, diplomats, soldiers, and survivors of the genocide in Rwanda. 2004. DVD 967.57 G427
 
God Sleeps in Rwanda by Joseph Sebarenzi-This is a memoir of a man whose parents and seven siblings were killed in the Rwandan genocide. 967.571 S443g

Hotel Rwanda- Don Cheadle stars in this feature film that is based on the true story of a hotel manager’s efforts to save people during the Rwandan genocide. 2004. DVD 791.43 H832

A Long Way from Paradise by Leah Chishugi-The author of this book survived the Rwandan genocide by hiding under corpses. She tells her story of survival and her new life in this book. 967.571 C542l

An Ordinary Man: An Autobiography by Paul Rusesabagina- Mr. Rusesabagina saved 1,200 lives when he sheltered people in his hotel during the conflict in Rwanda. This is his autobiography. 2007. 967.571 R951o

Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda by Romeo Dallaire-In his own words, Canadian general Dallaire describes the horrors he witnessed while working with the UN in Rwanda. 2005. 967.571 D144s

Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire- Filmakers were there when Dallaire returned to Rwanda to remember his efforts there during the genocide. 2005. DVD 364.151 S527

Survivors: What We Can Learn from How They Cope with Horrific Tragedy by Gregory K. Moffat- Mr. Moffat presents information how survivors from the Holocaust, the Rwandan genocide, and surviving accidents cope with their ordeals. 2010. 155.935 M695s

We Wish to Inform You that Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories from Rwanda by Philip Gourevitch- With background information on the government sanctioned killing of thousands of Tutsis through the aftermath of the genocide, the author provides a comprehensive look at this tragedy. 2004. 364.151 G714w
 
Websites
 

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2861.htm (U.S. State Department)

http://www.migration.gov.rw/ (Rwanda Immigration Site)

http://rwanda.usembassy.gov/ (U.S. Embassy in Rwanda)