Islam and Feminism
Monday, October 14, 2019 7:00 pm
Speaker: Professor Mohammad Khalil and Professor Linda Sayed
Location: JMC library
Short presentation by Dr. Mohammed Khalil who will discuss the status of women before and after the arrival of Islam, what is said in the Quran and how Muslim women's image changed over time. Dr. Linda Sayed will discuss how women negotiate marriage licenses in ja'fari courts and the intersections of Islam and Feminism associated with both.
A panel made up of Muslim students accross campus will be speaking from their experience in a question and answer session. You don't want to miss this event. Refreshments will be provided.