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Professor Presents Paper in Tunisia

Francoise Watts's work details two Algerian writers who defended the cause of women during the

2/12/2007 1:47:44 PM

   

LYNCHBURG -- Françoise Watts will present a paper at the Académie Tunisienne des Arts et des Lettres Beit El Hikma, Université de Carthage in Tunisia on Feb. 16.

Bey and Mokeddem are francophone Algerian writers who defended the cause of women during the oppressive Islamic Front takeover in Algeria two decades ago.

Watts is currently on sabbatical leave.



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