Rwandan Oral Histories

The Virginia Holocaust Museum has a small collection of testimony from survivors of the Rwandan Genocide. Each of these narratives contain themes of:

  • Flight
  • Massacres
  • Loss of family
  • Refuge 
Name Keywords Date Recorded Transcript
Niyonteze, A. Nyanza, Goma (DRC), Kigali January 6, 2012 Yes
Nshimye, J. & F. Kibuye, Mugonero, Bisesero July 18, 2011 Yes


We are actively seeking other survivors in the central Virginia area who may want to be interviewed; if you know someone who is interested please contact Timothy Hensley.