Étiqueté : Religion

Writing Women’s Lives : Auto/Biography, Life Narratives, Myths and Historiography

APRIL 19 – 20, 2014 / ISTANBUL – YEDİTEPE UNIVERSITY The Women’s Library and Information Centre Foundation (WLICF) and Yeditepe University invites submission of abstracts of papers to be presented at its international symposium “Writing Women’s Lives: Auto/Biography, Life Narratives, Myths and Historiography” which will be held in Istanbul (Yeditepe University) Turkey, April 19–20, 2014.  The symposium calls for papers...

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Call for Papers for special issue on ‘Gender, Religion and Migration’ in new e-journal Religion and Gender The special issue on Gender, Religion and Migration will look at the intersectional dimension of gender, ethnicity and religion where religion in particular plays a central role in providing a sense of belonging for migrants and represents a source of identification during the...

Women in the Middle East and North Africa Agents of Change

Edited by Fatima Sadiqi, Moha Ennaji This book examines the position of women in the contemporary Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Although it is culturally diverse, this region shares many commonalities with relation to women that are strong, deep, and pervasive: a space-based patriarchy, a culturally strong sense of religion, a smooth co-existence of tradition and modernity, a...