23. ilb 06. – 16.09.2023
Portrait Chahla Chafiq
© Hartwig Klappert

Chahla Chafiq

born in Iran, went into exile in 1983 to France. Since then the sociologist and women’s rights advocate has published numerous books on the totalitarian excesses of Islam, among them »Femmes sous le voile: Face à la loi islamique« (2005; tr. »Women under the veil. Confronting Islamic law). She writes in Persian and French, and wrote »Chemins et brouillard« (tr. Paths and Fog) in 2005, among others. Her most recent work »Demande au mirror« (tr. Ask the mirror) was published in 2015.


Femmes sous le voile

[Mit Farhad Khosrokhavar]

Éditions du Félin

Paris, 2005

Chemins et brouillard

Éditions Métropolis

Genf, 2005

Demande au miroir

Éditions L’Âge d’Homme

Lausanne, 2015