The first webinar in the context of the research project “Sexual and Reproductive Rights in West Africa and gendered cultural resistance” will take place on 17 March at 5PM GMT (90 minutes) with guest speaker Marame Guèye (East Carolina University).
Title: Fleecing Senegalese Women: The Normalization of Female Suffering Through Language and Religion, and Who Should Lead the Fight for Gender Equity in Africa.
The discussion will depart from a commentary to the film “Goor Dongue” – a film by Tom Escarmelle / Studio Sankara, based on an original idea by Khady Touré. Available here: https://vimeo.com/353209395
The webinar will be in English.
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Keywords: Wifehood; Religion; Language; North-South Partnerships