Women in Central Asia, 2011

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
7:30pm
707 International Affairs Building (Lindsay Rogers Room)

The Harriman Institute and OASIES are pleased to invite you to a panel presentation that will discuss several issues facing women in Central Asia. The panel participants are:

Nadira Artyk (Independent journalist, founder of Bilqa)
"Bilqa: Empowering, inspiring, and educating Central Asian girls"

Zhanara Nauruzbayeva (Harriman Institute, Columbia Univ.)
"From Soviet to Post-Soviet Womanhood: Stories of Three Generations from Kazakshtan"

Emily O'Dell (Dept. of Anthropology, Columbia Univ.)
"Women and Sufi Shrine Visitation in Turkmenistan"

This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Holly Myers at hem2134@columbia.edu.

To register for this event, please follow the link below:
http://www.columbia.edu/event/women-central-asia-2011-54185.html.