Workshop: Images of Female Legal Professionals in Popular Culture: A Transnational Comparison

The workshop addresses topics on images of female legal professionals in popular culture from stereotypical portrayals to plots and characters conveying messages of socio-political critique. The participants will provide perspectives from those regions not commonly recognized as creators of globally consumed media productions.

By bringing together scholars of different backgrounds including media & communication studies as well as sociology and Islamic & Arabic studies, who jointly explore the common and socially relevant theme of how we view and think about law, gender, and the judiciary.

Date: 11 August - 12 August 2022

Venue: University of Münster, Germany

Language: English