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The Judge: Women. Justice. Islam.
Thursday, February 28, 2019, 07:00pm - 09:30pm

The Judge Film Screening Spring 2019

Please join the Center for Middle East Studies for an exciting film event:
The Judge, a film documenting the journey of the first female Shari`a court judge.

THE JUDGE provides rare insight into Shari'a law. an often-misunderstood legal framework for Muslims. told through the eyes of the first woman judge to be appointed to the Middle East's religious courts. "In it's engaging fashion it strikes one inspirational note after another its follows an ambitious. tough-minded and cheerful social revolutionary"

Q & A after film screening, moderated by Professor Atiya Aftab

Location: Alexander Library Lecture Hall (CAC) 169 College Ave New Brunswick, NJ