Voices of Young Jordanian Women: Speaking the Unspeakable

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November 21, 2013 @ 6:15 pm
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November 21, 2013 @ 8:00 pm
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Dept of Asian Studies
yaqub@email.unc.edu
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FedEx Global Education Center
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Nelson Mandela Auditorium
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301 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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A lecture by Dr. Rula Quawas

Professor, Department of English

University of Jordan

Thursday, November 21 at 6:15 pm

Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Global Education Center

Based in part on her experience teaching feminist theory and mentoring women students at the University of Jordan, Dr. Quawas will discuss three initiatives by young Jordanian activists to combat violence against women.

Sponsored by The Department of Asian Studies, Department of Peace, War, and Defense, Center for Global Initiatives, Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations, and Duke-UNC Middle East Consortium.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information contact Nadia Yaqub at yaqub@email.unc.edu


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