Institute for Women and Art
The Fertile Crescent Project is a showcase of exhibitions, lectures, performances, film screenings and events focused on women from the Middle East. These programs explore matters of gender, homeland, geopolitics, theology, the environment, and transnationalism. All events are free and will take place in New Brunswick and Princeton, New Jersey, unless otherwise noted.
The Middle East: Gender, Art and Politics, a panel discussion
Moderator: Stanley N. Katz, Professor of Public and International Affairs and Director of the Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies, Woodrow Wilson School Speakers: Zeina Barakeh, a Lebanese-Palestinian artist based in San Francisco; Sylvia Chan-Malik, Assistant Professor of American & Women’s and Gender Studies, Rutgers University; Amaney A. Jamal, Associate Professor of Politics and Director, Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice, Princeton University; and Max D. Weiss, Assistant Professor of History and Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University.
Documentation for this event is housed in the Feminist Art Project Archives at Rutgers University.