South Asia Center presents: Poonam Deol
100 Eggers Hall
South Asia Center Presents: Gender and Sexuality in Mughal India: Historical Narratives, Medicine and Juriprudence by Poonam Deol
Deol’s talk will explore two types of discourses—medicine and Islamic jurisprudence—to examine gender and sexuality in Mughal India. By examining these discourses within conventional historical narratives, she hopes to better understand the ways in which femininity is constructed.
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