GCRL Lunchtime Seminars

The HBI Seminar on Gender, Culture, Religion, and the Law is a series of informal lunchtime talks exploring the intersection of religion,  law and women’s rights. Delivered by HBI Helen Gartner Hammer Scholars-in-Residence, Research Associates and invited guests, these inter-disciplinary presentations of work in progress will cover topics both historical and contemporary, focusing on Jewish and Islamic religious laws and practices.

RSVP required: hbi@brandeis.edu

The HBI Project on Gender, Culture, Religion, and the Law is generously funded by a gift from the Dan Fischel and Sylvia Neil Philanthropic Fund.

Lecture Schedule

Wednesdays, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., unless otherwise listed
Lieberman-Miller Lecture Hall
Hadassah-Brandeis Institute
Epstein Building, Brandeis University
515 South Street
Waltham, MA 02454

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
"The Right to Childhood: Law, Social Change and Collective Identity"
Orit Rozin, senior lecturer in the department of Jewish History at Tel Aviv University