ABC Online (Australia) has published a keynote by Politics professor Asma Barlas --" Reading the Qur'an Justly"-- in its Religion and Ethics section. This is an edited version of her comments at the conference on "(Un)Just Religion: Building Community and Identity," held at Wilfrid Laurier University (Canada) on March 16th. https://www.abc.net.au/religion/reading-the-quran-justly/10973190
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Politics Professor Asma Barlas published Reading the word in a foreign tongue: Islam’s scripture and non-Arab Muslims, in WORD, Volume 65 Issue 1 click here
A few weeks ago, my Islam class read two sets of verses about sexual modesty and dress in the...
Politics professor, Asma Barlas, gave an invited lecture on "Reclaiming Religion: Unreading Patriarchy," at the Multi-Faith Center, University of Toronto, on March 14 and a keynote at a conference on "(Un)Just Religion: Building Community and Identity," at Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, on March 16.