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Event: Islam & Feminism: Compatible or Conflicting? Zara Faris & Marina Mahathir

Have you ever wondered whether Islam and feminism are compatible? Or are they inherently irreconcilable? Is there superior rights for women in Islam, or those the Western originated ideas of Feminism provide the answers?

Come listen to a lively discussion on these questions and more, to be held at SOAS University in Central London, UK

Event hosted and organised by MPUK.


Zara Faris, speaker, debater and researcher for the Muslim Debate Initiative, and Marina Mahathir, social campaigner, columnist, board member of the ‘Sisters in Islam’ group in Malaysia,¬†daughter of the former Prime Minister of Malaysia.

So come and have a thought-provoking discussion on the 19th of February in London, as the invited speakers who are experts on opposing sides of the discourse.


7pm-9pm, Friday 19th February 2016.


SOAS University

Vernon Square Campus

Room V211


London, UK

The event is free, but requires registration, please fill in the Google form here.

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