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Sexuality and Islam

Sexuality and Islam
140 St. George St., Room 205
Time: Mar 2nd, 12:00 pm End: Mar 2nd, 2:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women/Gender, Sociology (FAS), Sexual Diversity, Religion, Study of (FAS), Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations (FAS), Information, Faculty of, History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Diaspora/Transnational, Anthropology (UTM), Anthropology (FAS), 2000-
Lecture by Joseph Massad, Columbia University

The Jackman Humanities Institute's Middle East History and Theory Working Group invites you to a lecture, followed by discussion:

Joseph Massad, Columbia University

Sexuality and Islam

When: Friday, March 2, 12-2pm
Where: Room 205 in the Claude T. Bissell Building (northside of Robarts Library) 140 St. George Street

Open to the public
For additional information: o.jarzmik@utoronto.ca

Joseph Massad is Associate Professor at Columbia University. He teaches and writes about modern Arab politics and intellectual history. He has a particular interest in theories of identity and culture - including theories of nationalism, sexuality, race and religion. He received his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1998. He is the author of Desiring Arabs (2007), which was awarded the Lionel Trilling Book Award; The Persistence of the Palestinian Question: Essays on Zionism and the Palestinian Question (2006); and Colonial Effects: The Making of National Identity in Jordan (2001).

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