January 8-9, 2015
Deadline: June 1, 2014
This interdisciplinary workshop looks at forms of, and changes in, female Islamic authority in comparative perspective, with particular focus on modern Asia. Please note that this conference will not deal, or at least not specifically, with the phenomenon of Islamic activism. Paper proposals on female ulama, juristic thinkers and jurists are particularly welcome. See IIAS website for more details www.iias.nl/event/female-
islamic-authority-comparative- perspective-exemplars- institutions-practices.