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Sumaiyah Kholwadia

Law and Legal Studies, University of Birmingham

Thesis title:

Legal and Policy Barriers Impeding Muslim Women's Right to Spiritual Equality

Research Area

  • Law and Legal Studies



Leicester Law School, Postgraduate Research Conference, 'How can intersectionality be used to protect Muslim women's spirituality in the workplace?' (2021) 

Melbourne Law School, 15th Annual Doctoral Forum on Legal Theory, '(Re)representations of Veiled Muslim Women in the French Legal Imaginary: The Case of S.A.S. v France' (2022)

Other Research Interests

 - Decolonising Legal Theory 

 - Counter-Terrorism Law and Islamophobia

 - International Criminal Law and Transnational Law