Asma Barlas, Ithaca College

Seminar: Cult E: Islam, Women, Feminism (limited)

Asma Barlas (Ithaca College)
In this seminar we will explore some of the most recent debates within Islamic feminism about women’s rights in Islam. In particular, we will cover such issues as whether rights themselves are compatible with the teachings of Islam’s scripture, the Qur’an.