Why Muslim Women Must Re-Interpret the Quran
Why Muslim Women Must Re-interpret the Quran
Nimat Hafez Barazangi, Ph.D., Islamic and Arabic Studies, Cornell University; Author, Woman's Identity and the QuranLaura Sydell, Correspondent, National Public Radio - Moderator
Barazangi posits that it’s time for Muslim women to have a peaceful, silent revolution, firmly grounded in the Quran. Barazangi is a researcher for feminist, gender and sexuality studies at Cornell and has worked to improve attitudes and conditions for women in Islam. Hear from this dedicated educator, who helped draft the Iraqi constitution.
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