Shemeen Abbas Shares Expertise With "Voice of America" Viewers
Date Released: 12/4/2008
While attending the Middle Eastern Studies Association Conference in Washington, DC recently, Professor Shemeem Abbas was interviewed by the "Voice of America" for a broadcast to be aired in South Asia and the Middle East through GEO Television. Her 40-minute interview touched on her work in Sufism and the political significance of the female voice in that tradition and in Islam. She will receive a DVD of the interview for the college.