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Title: Why Muslim Women Must Reinterpret the Qur'an
Authors: Barazangi, Nimat Hafez
Keywords: Qur'an
Muslim Women
Gender Studies
Issue Date: 19-Jul-2010
Publisher: Commonwealth Club
Abstract: Nimat Hafez Barazangi, Ph.D. '88, a research fellow in the Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies program at Cornell, suggests it's time for Muslim women to have a peaceful, silent revolution firmly grounded in the Qur'an. Barazangi works to improve attitudes and conditions for women in Islam. She is the author of "Woman's Identity and the Qur'an." The lecture, moderated by National Public Radio correspondent Laura Sydell, was recorded in front of a live audience at The Commonwealth Club in San Francisco on July 19, 2010.
Description: This lecture is also available at the "CornellCast" website at
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Nimat.gifPhoto: Prof. Nimat Hafez Barazengi and Laura Sydell307.32 kBGIFThumbnail
20100719_mlf_barazangi.mpegDownloadable Podcast of Lecture (playable in iTunes)29.5 MBMPEGView/Open
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