Upcoming Event at Harrison Memorial Library
Women and the Veil in the Muslim World: Oppression or Empowerment?
Sunset Center - Carpenter Hall
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 7pm
Community Night with the Library
Dr. Bonnie Irwin will explore how the complexities of veiling in Islamic societies vary within religious, cultural, and political contexts and in comparision to the traditions of veiling in Muslim-American communities. Americans misunderstand why veiling is prevalent in the Middle East and why a women might choose to wear a veil.
Questions? Call (831) 624-2811
Carmel Public Library Foundation.