10/16/2017 “Who is the Muslim Woman?”

Dr. Afshan Jafar (associate professor of sociology at Connecticut College)

Monday, October 16, 2017

3:00 pm

Class of ’47 Room

Co-Sponsored by Sociologists for Women in Society, UConn Departments of Sociology and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, and the Program in Middle East Studies

The talk will trace the trajectory of Dr. Jafar’s journey in writing about Muslim women as well as discuss the common misconceptions and perceptions regarding Muslim women in the global North.