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Annual Diane Markowicz Memorial Lecture on Gender and Human Rights

Annual Diane Markowicz Memorial Lecture on Gender and Human Rights - A lecture by Karima Bennoune, author of "Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories from the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism."
Sun, 04/03/2016 - 7:00pm
Rapaporte Treasure Hall, Goldfarb Library, Brandeis University, 415 South Street,, Waltham, MA
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Attendance Fee: 
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Registration required: 
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Event Description: 

Karima Bennoune is Professor of International Law at the University of California-Davis, School of Law. She is the author of Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories from the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism and the United Nations’ Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights.A lecture by Karima Bennoune, author of "Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories from the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism." Bennoune is a Professor of International Law at the University of California-Davis School of Law and is the United Nations’ Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights.  Free and open to the public RSVP recommended For more information, email the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute. The Diane Markowicz Memorial Lecture on Gender and Human Rights was created by GCRL project founder Sylvia Neil and her husband Dan Fischel in memory of Sylvia's late sister, Diane, to honor her commitment to gender equality and social justice.

Brandeis University Co-sponsors:
Department of Anthropology
The Feminist Sexual Ethics Project International Center for Ethics
Justice, and Public Life Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development Program Peace
Conflict and Coexistence Studies Program Women’s
Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program Women’s Studies Research Center

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