Roundtable

Scriptural Challenges and Violence Against Women in Islam

Published on Feb 1 2017 1:14 PM EST


Start Date/Time: Feb 13 2017 12:30 PM EST

End Date/Time: Feb 13 2017 1:30 PM EST


What is the role of scriptural interpretation on violence against women in Islam, and how can misinterpretations be countered?

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    Ayesha S. Chaudhry

    Associate Professor of Islamic Studies and Gender Studies at University of British Columbia (Canada)

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    Muhammad Nuruddeen Lemu

    Assistant General Secretary of Islamic Education Trust (IET) Director of research and training at the Da’wah Institute of Nigeria

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    Associate Director, Middle East and North Africa The Carter Center

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