22 January 2019

In the opinion piece "Complicit scholarship", published on the digital forum The Immanent Frame, Professor Ayesha S. Chaudhry, 2018 Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Fellow, tackles head-on social inequalities and the issue of diversity in the discipline of religious studies. Denouncing the supremacy of men and whites among researchers in this field, she identifies a series of questions that must be considered by any movement toward structural change.

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Ayesha S. Chaudhry

Engaging the academic, policy, and public spheres, Professor Ayesha Chaudhry (gender and Islamic studies, University of British Columbia) sparks a conversation on Islamic legal reform through a Feminist Sharia.

2018 Fellows