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Narratives of Unveiling in Morocco: Negotiating Self and Identity Formation by Meriem El Haitami

April 18 @ 12:00 am - 1:30 pm BST

The Veiling and Unveiling Lecture Series

Narratives of Unveiling in Morocco: Negotiating Self and Identity Formation

Presenter: Meriem El Haitami

Moderator & Discussant: Dr. Homa Hoodfar

Meriem El Haitami is a Professor of Gender Studies at Ibn Tofail University, Morocco. Her research explores the interactions between state and new social and religious reconfigurations in post-2003 Morocco, with a particular focus on the role of women in state religious policy and gender reforms. Her most recent research explores the surge of new spiritualities in Morocco and the role of women in shaping new expressions of female and gender subjectivity beyond institutional Islam. El Haitami is a recipient of a number of visiting fellowships, including her position as a visiting professor at Columbia University (2021-2022) and Yale University (2015-2016).

April 18, 2024 | Thursday 12 PM-1:30 PM (EST) 

Scan the QR code to register or click here: https://concordia-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYsdeCvrTIvHd2MGb1WkSzFVaK4MBVQCaI6#/registration

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Download the poster here: Women’s Unveiling & Modesty Politics in Morocco


April 18
12:00 am - 1:30 pm BST