Law, Gender & Popular Culture
Representations of Female Legal Professionals in Contemporary Arab Popular Culture
A hybrid round-table discussion by the Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities
By bringing together perspectives from legal, media, and literary studies, this hybrid round table will explore and discuss how Arab popular culture (film, television, and literature) imagines gender, law, and women in the legal profession.
To participate online please register at https://bit.ly/30dAAbe.
Swethaa S. Ballakrishnen, University of California, Irvine School of Law
Lucy Jewel, University of Tennessee College of Law
Enass Khansa, American University of Beirut
Hania A.M. Nashef, American University of Sharjah
Lena-Maria Möller, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law / Visiting Scholar, Legal Studies Program, NYU Abu Dhabi
Date: Thursday, 9 December 2021, 5-7 pm Gulf Standard Time
Venue: New York University Abu Dhabi and online via Zoom