Muslim Scholar to Address Arab Spring from Woman's Perspective

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Date & Time: Thursday, February 21, 2013
4:30 PM-6:00 PM

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School
Location:
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College of the Holy Cross: Smith Hall
Rehm Library
1 College Street
Worcester, MA 01610-2395
Cost: Free and open to the public
Description: Dalia Mogahed, executive director of and senior analyst for the Gallup Center for Muslim Studies, will give a lecture on "Women after the Arab Spring: Rights and Religion." Mogahed will explore the Arab revolutions from a woman's perspective and outline the most important factors necessary to build gender just societies. She is coauthor of "Who Speaks for Islam? What a Billion Muslims Really Think" (Gallup Press, 2008) and serves on the President Obama's Faith Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Advisory Council.
More Information: E-mail: crec@holycross.edu
Phone: 508-793-3869
Entered by: Danielle Kane (dkane@holycross.edu)

Created: December 11, 2012 at 1:56 PM
Last Modified: December 11, 2012 at 1:57 PM

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