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Keeping Masculinity from Trending Toxic – Dr. Jonathan Brown | Reframing the Gender Question

In our extremely polarized time, where do Muslims fall in on conservative or progressive values, especially when it comes to gender roles and masculinity in particular? Dr. Brown discusses where Islam fits in with modern issues around gender.

Interested in learning more? Explore our collection on Gender and Islam.

Call for Papers: Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research is inviting papers on the scholarly study of gender and Islam in anticipation of Part II of the Gender Collection. The deadline for submitting papers for consideration is October 15, 2019, via our Call for Papers form.

Jonathan Brown

Dr. Jonathan A. C. Brown is a Director of Research at Yaqeen Institute, and an Associate Professor and Chair of Islamic Civilization at Georgetown University. He is the editor in chief of the Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and the Law, and the author of several books including Misquoting Muhammad: The Challenges and Choices of Interpreting the Prophet's Legacy.