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Islamic law & feminist scholar, Roshan Iqbal '00 gives lecture on marriage

Event Detail
Date: Wednesday, November 15th
Time: 11:10 am
Description:

On Wed, Oct 15th Islamic feminist & law scholar Dr. Roshan Iqbal ('00) lectures on "Temporary Marriage in Islam - Obsolete or Cutting Edge?" Hear Roshan @ 11:10 am in Hall-Perrine as she explores Shi’a Islam's unique institution of temporary marriage, and whether it has liberating potential for women. Dr. Iqbal earned her doctorate from Georgetown University, and undergraduate degree from Cornell College. She specializes in Islamic Law, Modern Muslim Intellectuals, and Gender and Sexuality. Presently she teaches Religious Studies at Agnes Scott College.

Location:
Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons
Contact:
Rev. Catherine Quehl-Engel
319.895.4402
CQuehl-Engel@cornellcollege.edu

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