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Inside Islam - Women and Shari'a (Billboard)

From: Wisconsin Public Radio
Series: Here on Earth: Radio Without Borders
Length: 01:00

Preview "Inside Islam," a new series from the producers of "Here on Earth." In this edition: Who speaks for Muslim women? You’ve probably heard some horrifying stories about the fate of Muslim girls - stonings, rapes and murders. This hour, Jean Feraca and her guests untangle what part of this stemmed from Shari’a law and what part evolved from localized, tribal customs.

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Preview "Inside Islam," a new series from the producers of "Here on Earth."  In this edition:  Who speaks for Muslim women?  You’ve probably heard some horrifying stories about the fate of Muslim girls - stonings, rapes and murders.  This hour, Jean Feraca and her guests untangle what part of this stemmed from Shari’a law and what part evolved from localized, tribal customs. 

This is a billboard for the show which can be found as "Women and Shari'a (Full Program)."

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Piece Description

Preview "Inside Islam," a new series from the producers of "Here on Earth."  In this edition:  Who speaks for Muslim women?  You’ve probably heard some horrifying stories about the fate of Muslim girls - stonings, rapes and murders.  This hour, Jean Feraca and her guests untangle what part of this stemmed from Shari’a law and what part evolved from localized, tribal customs. 

This is a billboard for the show which can be found as "Women and Shari'a (Full Program)."

Broadcast History

Originally broadcast December 4th, 2008 on the Ideas Network of Wisconsin Public Radio.

Timing and Cues

This is a minute long billboard.

Additional Credits

Jean Feraca - Executive Producer and Host, Carmen Jackson - Producer, Joe Hardtke - Technical Producer, Lisa Bu - Webmaster, Dan Rosinsky-Larsson - Producer, Maria Putzer - Producer, Patrick Peczerski - Producer, Kaitlin Foley - Blog Producer

Related Website

www.insideislam.wisc.edu, www.hereonearth.org