Inaugural events at the Center for Genocide, Holocaust and Human Rights Studies

• Thursday, 4 p.m. in the Tweed Museum of Art’s lecture room. Steven Feinstein, director of the Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies in the Twin Cities, will speak on how the Holocaust is remembered through art. His talk is a complement to the Tweed’s exhibition by Holocaust survivor Daisy Brand. A reception follows Feinstein’s talk.

• April 25, 11:45 a.m. in the Rafters. The documentary “The Armenian Genocide 90 Years Later” will be shown.

• May 2, noon in the Rafters. Human-rights lawyers Bret Thiele and Mayra Gomez will speak on the topic “Enforcing Economic and Social Rights: Global Experiences.” The talk will focus on the work of the Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions with examples from the Darfur region of Sudan, Guatemala, Colombia, Sri Lanka, the U.S. and elsewhere.