Afsaneh Kalantary: Understanding the Confluence of Iranian Immigrant Women's Heterogeneous Identities Past

Tuesday, Jan 12, 2016 ,
4:30 PM
- Chicago, IL, United States

In this talk, I intend to problematize the hegemonic discourse on Iranian “immigrant” women prevalent in host societies and the Iranian diasporic literature and media. This discourse depicts Iranian “immigrant” women as a relatively homogenous group with similar aspirations. In this discourse the Iranian women’s heterogeneity and the intersections of their socio-cultural, ethnic, class, gender, racial and other variegated identities, and lived experiences of discrimination are thus elided

continue

Contact the organizer for latest event info. Kodoom.com is not responsible for any changes made in the above information.   Report or Flag this event

Promote this event
Persian Concert, Music and Full Iranian Dinner Buffet
Friday, June 30, 2017 - Vienna, VA
Iranian Events Around the World
Sponsored Ad
Persian Concert, Music and Full Iranian Dinner Buffet
Friday, June 30, 2017
Iranian Events Around the World
Haley says warning to Syria also aimed at Russia and Iran
Sheriff: Man killed missing son, 5, after Disneyland trip
Iran accuses to US of 'brazen plan' to change its government, violating ...
Female teacher arrested for allegedly having sex with student in car
Saudis Shrug Off Arms Sale Freeze, Convinced Qatar Will Bend
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong detained by police 
Highest paid Iranian footballers in European Leagues
Trump's deal with the mysterious Turkish-Iranian ...
World's largest Iranian Festival comes to Toronto again
Putin interviewed by Oliver Stone
Video: If World Leaders Were Refugees
Detained ISIL fighter: We consider Iranians as ...