Feminism in the Middle East and Beyond

Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Contact: Haley Saucier · hbsaucie@loyno.edu

Location: Whitney Presentation Room, Thomas Hall, Loyola University New Orleans Main Campus, 6363 St. Charles

A panel discussion will be held on "Feminism in the Middle East and Beyond" as part of the 8th Annual Student Peace Conference.

Panelists include:

  • Rula Thabata and Mallory Dickerson: “Feminism Around”
  • Sage Espindola: “Forough Farokhzad's Rebellious Poetry: Redefining Sexuality and Womanhood in Modern Iran”
  • Emily Edwards: “Searching For A Room of One’s Own: The Modern Iranian Diaspora and Search for Feminine Self in Persepolis, Shahs of Sunset and A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night”

Moderator Dr. Patricia Boyett