Mengia Hong Tschalaer - Muslim Women’s Quest for Gender Justice: Gender, Law and Activism in India
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:30 PM
341 Eggers Hall
South Asia Center presents: Mengia Hong
Tschalaer on Muslim
Women’s Quest for Gender Justice: Gender, Law and Activism in India
Tschalaer, John Jay College, City University of New York
Mengia Hong Tschalaer discusses her new publication Muslim
Women’s Quest for Gender Justice: Gender, Law and Activism in India. The book gives insight into the
manner in which Muslim women’s rights activists in the city of Lucknow
challenge the authority of the Indian state as well as the Muslim clergy in the
domain of Muslim family law.
Open to the public. For more information, please contact Juanita Horan at 315.443.4927.
Sponsored by the South Asia Center at the Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs
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