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December 16, 2022 Program Newsletter December 2022

We are pleased to share highlights of our fall semester activities and publications from our faculty and fellows, and announce the call for applications for the 2023-2024 cohort of visitors.

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December 01, 2022 Justice and Beauty in Muslim Marriage

Visiting Fellow Marwa Sharafeldin’s co-authored chapter with Lynn Welchman and Zahia Jouirou on "Muslim Family Laws: Trajectories of Reform."

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November 16, 2022 The Crisis in Sri Lanka: Human Rights in Peril

Visiting Fellow Ermiza Tegal and Niyanthini Kadirgamar dissect the multiple ongoing crises of politics, economy and human rights in Sri Lanka.

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September 16, 2022 Islamic Divorce in the Twenty-First Century

Visiting Fellow Fatima Essop analyzes Islamic divorce practices in South Africa, highlighting the challenges that women face.