Margot Badran is a historian and gender studies specialist focusing on the Muslim world. She is a Senior Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and Senior Fellow at the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Christian-Muslim Understanding at Georgetown University.
Interviews with Margot Badran
Islam and Democracy
by Fatima Mernissi
Secular and Islamic Feminist Critiques in the Work of Fatima Mernissi
by Raja Rhouni
Inside the Gender Jihad
by Amina Wadud
Counter Legal Draft of the Compilation of Islamic Law
by Siti Musdah Mulia
Iranian Women’s One Million Signatures
by Noushin Khorasani
The historian and gender studies specialist Margot Badran has devoted her life’s work to the Muslim world. Here she explains what feminism means in the context of Islam and chooses five books that have been critical in its evolution.