November 16 Thursday

Human Rights Workshop: Nadia Marzouki, "Offensive Freedom: Contemporary Disputes About the Rights of American Muslims"

  • Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 12:10PM - 1:30PM
  • Faculty Lounge
  • Open To The Public
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Description

Nadia Marzouki is Research Fellow at the Kamel Center for the Study of Islamic Law and Civilization and a Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.  She is also a Research Fellow at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique in Paris.  Her work examines public controversies about Islam in Europe and the United States. She is also interested in debates about religious freedom and democratization in North Africa. She is the author of Islam, an American Religion (Columbia University Press, 2017). She co-edited with Olivier Roy and Duncan McDonnell, Saving the People, How Populists Hijack Religion (Oxford University Press, 2017).

Lunch Provided.

To request background readings, email [email protected].

 

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Schell Center for International Human Rights

Contact Information

Barbara Mianzo

[email protected]

203-432-7480