The Veil’s Resurgence

June 23, 2011

Hour 2: What does the veil mean for Islamic women around the world and why is it growing in popularity? We’ll talk this hour with Leila Ahmed [1], the Victor S. Thomas Professor of Divinity at Harvard Divinity School and author of “A Quiet Revolution: The Veil’s Resurgence, from the Middle East to America” (Yale University Press, 2011).

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[1] Leila Ahmed: http://www.hds.harvard.edu/faculty/ahmed.cfm

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/137375990/KERA_137375990.mp3

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