Framing Religion and Gender Violence: Beyond the Muslim Question

Thursday, November 3

4:15 p.m.

203 Butler Library

Columbia University


"Child Marriage in the Feminist Imagination" 

Dina Siddiqi, Professor of Anthropology at BRAC University, Dhaka


"Race, Religion, and Masculinity: Europe's Obsessions" Nacira-Guénif-Souilamas, Professor of Education Sciences, University of Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint-Denis 

Introduced by Lila Abu-Lughod, Columbia University

Reframing Gendered Violence

is a two­-year initiative of Women Creating Change at the Center for the Study of Social Difference, supported by the Dean of the Humanities, the Columbia Global Centers, and linked to the project on "Religion and the Global Reframing of Gender Violence" supported by the Henry Luce Foundation.