Taught an online class to University of Rochester students on ‘Islamic Feminisms | Alternative Life-worlds | Decoloniality’ for a course on the History of Feminisms.
My presentation had some kick-ass ideas (articulated by kick-ass women like Alia Al-Saji, Saba Mahmood, and Francoise Verges). It contained stunning artwork created by POCs and video clips that sparked an interesting and prolonged discussion.
Links to some of the reading materials below:
The racialization of Muslim veils: A philosophical analysis by Alia Al-Saji
The radical intellectual legacy of Saba Mahmood by Ratna Kapur
A Decolonial Feminism: Timofei Gerber in conversation with Françoise Vergès