Volume 1: Part One

Part One: Memory Policing ……………………………………………..31
1 Dual Interpretations ……………………………………………………33
1.1 Earlier Times …………………………………………………………………………..33
1.2 The ‘True Story’ ………………………………………………………………………38
1.3 Controlling Memory through Education……………………………………..41
1.4 Inheriting a Heavy Past…………………………………………………………….43
2 Parallel Remembrances ………………………………………………47
2.1 Remember the ‘Right’ Past ………………………………………………………47
2.2 Imposed Amnesia …………………………………………………………………..48
2.3 Self-Imposed Amnesia …………………………………………………………….53
2.4 Overcoming Amnesia through Language …………………………………..54
3 Ethnic Guilt ………………………………………………………………..59
3.1 The Gacaca Pedagogy ………………………………………………………………59
3.2 Collective Guilt ……………………………………………………………………….64
3.3 Some Are Guiltier Than Others ………………………………………………..66
3.4 Scapegoating…………………………………………………………………………..69
Summary …………………………………………………………………………………….71