The Potential & Promise of Feminist Voices in Islam

Event
Thursday, October 4, 2012

The Potential & Promise of Feminist Voices in Islam

Barnard College welcomes Ziba Mir-Hosseini of the University of London’s Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Law. Mir-Hosseini will examine the growing confrontation between political Islam and Islamic feminism, as well as the rise of a new activism that challenges patriarchal interpretations of religious texts.

Event time: 6.30 pm

Barnard College, James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall
West 117th Street and Broadway
New York, NY 10001
United States