Hillary Clinton Center for Women's Empowerment

Summer 2016

The lecture series is co-sponsored by the American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS)

Summer 2016

GUEST SPEAKERS

June 21, 2016 3:30 pm AUI Library, Zero Decibel Room

GENDER, MIGRATION, REFUGEES AND THE PERIL OF LAWS

Speaker: Prof. Sabrineh Ardalan, Harvard University Law School

Ms. Ardalan is Assistant Director and Lecturer on Law at the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program. She previously served as the Equal Justice America fellow at The Opportunity Agenda and as a litigation associate at Dewey Ballantine LLP. She also clerked for the Honorable Michael A. Chagares of Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the Honorable Raymond J. Dearie, Chief District Judge for the Eastern District of New York. She holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. in History and International Studies from Yale College.


 

June 6, 2016 3:30 pm Building 7, Auditorium

 

BODY, TEXT AND GENDER: DECOLONIZING HEALING AND ISLAM AMONG THE DOZO HUNTERS IN COTE D-IVOIRE AND IN THE N’KO LITERACY MOVEMENT OF MALI AND GUINEA

 

Speaker:Dr. Joseph Hellweg, Florida State University

 

Dr. Hellweg is a cultural anthropologist and associate professor of religion at Florida State University. His first book, Hunting the Ethical State, traces the development of a ritual-based security movement in Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa. His second, Anthropologie, les premiers pas, is an overview of ethnographic methods.