Asma Barlas Participated in a Two-day Workshop on Women in Muslim Majority and Minority Countries


Contributed by Kelly J. Rafferty

Posted on behalf of Dean Tanya Saunders, Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies.

Asma Barlas, professor of Politics and director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, participated in a two-day workshop on women in Muslim majority and minority countries at the Rockefeller Center in Bellagio, Italy, on March 13-14, at the invitation of the Italian Social Sciences Council and Ethnobarometer.  There were a total of 17 participants, of which two were from the U.S.