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Saba Mahmood, Lila Abu-Lughod and Wael Hallaq: A roundtable discussion on "Secular Liberalism and Islamic Reform"

  • 754 Schermerhorn Ext., Columbia University (map)

A discussion among Professors Saba Mahmood (Anthropology, University of California at Berkeley), Lila Abu-Lughod (Anthropology and IRWAG,
Columbia) and Wael Hallaq (MEALAC Columbia) based on two precirculated papers: Mahmood's "'Secularism, Hermeneutics, and Empire" and
Abu-Lughod's "Anthropology in the Territory of Rights--Human, Islamic, and Women's."

Space is limited. Participation by invitation. Please contact Zainab Saleh to indicate interest.  Contact Laura Ciolkowski for additional information.

Earlier Event: October 13
Keywords: Ethnicity
Later Event: November 8
Keywords: Intersectionality