Friday, January 10, 2020, 2-4pm
Nurul Huda Mohd Razif (Harvard University / University of Cambridge)
„Between Desire and Destiny: Jodoh and Decision-Making in Malay Polygyny“
Nurul Huda Mohd Razif is an Evans Fellow (2019-2021) on Southeast Asia at Cambridge University’s Department of Social Anthropology and concurrently a Visiting Fellow (2019-2020) at Harvard Law School’s Program on Law & Society in the Muslim World (PLS). She earned her doctorate (Anthropology) from Cambridge University in 2018. She has been an Affiliated Fellow at the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV) in 2018, before joining the International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) in Leiden as a Research Fellow. In summer 2019, she was elected as the first fellow to represent IIAS in a new research partnership with the Collège d’Études Mondiales – Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme in Paris.