Muslims, Slavery and the Making of Race and Sex in South Africa
Depts. of Women’s Studies and African Studies
Pennsylvania State University
Thursday, October 30
Gabeba Baderoon writes on representations of religion, race, gender and sexuali-ty, with a focus on South Africa. She is the author of Regarding Muslims: From Slavery to Post-Apartheid (Wits, 2014) and the poetry collections The Dream in the Next Body and A hundred silences. She has published widely on the topic of representations of Isla and is Assistant Professor of Women’s Studies and African Studies at Pennsylvania State University, and an Extraordinary Professor of English at Stellenbosch University.