The Annual Judith Plaskow Lecture on Women in Religion
"Unmasking Illusions of Muslim Marriage" by Dr. Debra Majeed, Professor of Religious Studies at Beloit College.
Wednesday, March 21st
Kelly Commons 5A
Through an analysis of marriage among African American Muslim women, this presentation unmasks illusions about women's disadvantaged position in marriage and brings into focus the multilayered nature of female decision making, including the role of culture, identity and socialization.