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Tuesday Women’s Association: Afghan Refugees and their Resettlement in St. Louis
February 14 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
02/14: International Relations Lecture Series – Afghan Refugees and their Resettlement in St. Louis: Focus on Education of Women, 10:45 a.m. Auditorium
Dr. Lindsey recently retired as senior lecturer at Washington University and is professor emerita at Maryville University. She received her Ph.D in sociology from Case Western Reserve University an a later M.A. in education from Saint Louis University. Her academic career is under a gender and intersectional umbrella, focusing on inequality, diversity, globalization, and health and society. Her presentation will spotlight the issues, challenges and resilience of Afghans as they resettled in St. Louis, and the specific issues faced by Muslim women caring for their families under the Russians, the Taliban, the Americans in Afghanistan, and now in the United States.