Home » News » Visiting Scholar Anna Piela discusses research on niqab-wearers in the New Statesman

News

Visiting Scholar Anna Piela discusses research on niqab-wearers in the New Statesman

Visiting Scholar Anna Piela recently published an article in the New Statesman on how the political climate in Britain after the 2016 referendum has incited an increasing amount of abuse toward women who wear the niqab. This piece begins to address Piela’s research, which focuses on the intersection of gender, Islam, and the media, and culminates in her forthcoming book entitled Wearing the Niqab: Fashioning Identity among Muslim Women who Wear the Face Veil in the UK and the US. Check out the article here!

Published On: August 13, 2018 |
Facebook Twitter Google Print Friendly and PDF