Dr. Afshan Jafar (associate professor of sociology at Connecticut College)
Monday, October 16, 2017
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.