Positions

Research Areas research areas

Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2017 Women's Marches: Socio-Political Activism of Central Asian WomenCentral Asian Analytical Network2017
2016 Religion in Uzbekistan under Karimov and after. Uzbekistan Forum. Virtual Issue.Central Asian Survey Journal2016
2015 LEADING AGAINST ODDS Muslim Women Leaders and Teachers in UzbekistanJournal of Feminist Studies in Religion.  31:23-44. 2015
2014 Teaching Islam at a home school: Muslim women and critical thinking in UzbekistanCentral Asian Survey.  33:80-94. 2014
2013 A Post-Soviet Subject in Uzbekistan: Islam, Rights, Gender and Other DesiresWomen's studies.  42:667-695. 2013
2009 Bringing the mosque home and talking politics: women, domestic space, and the state in the Ferghana Valley (Uzbekistan)Contemporary Islam.  3:251-273. 2009
Fertility and the Sacred Feminine in the Central Asian Healing and Ritual PracticesMedical Anthropology and Bioethics: Scientific, Educational, and Popular Science Journal.  5.
Muslim Women Leaders in the Ferghana Valley: Whose Leadership is it Anyway?Journal of International Women's Studies.  11:5-24.
“Author’s Response,” in “Book Discussion” to a review of Women, Islam, and Identity: Public Life in Private Spaces in Uzbekistan, by Michele E. Commercio, Noor O’Neill Borbieva, and Natalie KochCentral Asian Affairs Journal.  3:87-93.

Book

Year Title
2014 Women, Islam, and Identity Public Life in Private Spaces in Uzbekistan 2014

Chapter

Year Title
2017 Beyond Piety: Self-related Muslims in Uzbekistan.  29-29. 2017
2017 “Women and Social Change in Uzbekistan: Public Life in Private Spaces.”.  283-302. 2017
2015 Muslim Women’s Leadership in Uzbekistan: Religion and Emotion.  21-47. 2015
Political-Social Movements: Protest Movements in the Caucasus and Central Asia.  633-636.
Sources and Methods for Studying Women in Islamic Cultures: Post-Soviet Central Asia.  267-272.

Teaching Activities

  • Ethnographic Methods Taught course 2018
  • Spc Top/Indigenous New England Taught course 2018
  • Honors/Saving Culture Taught course 2018
  • Internship Taught course 2018
  • Islam and Gender Taught course 2018
  • Ethnographic Methods Taught course 2017
  • Internship Taught course 2017
  • Peoples & Cultures/Mid E&N Afr Taught course 2017
  • Internship Taught course 2017
  • Islam and Gender Taught course 2017
  • Ethnographic Methods Taught course 2016
  • Peoples & Cultures/Mid E&N Afr Taught course 2016
  • Ethnographic Methods Taught course 2015
  • Internship Taught course 2015
  • Honors Senior Thesis Taught course 2015
  • Islam and Gender Taught course 2015
  • Peoples & Cultures/ Mid E/N Af Taught course 2015
  • Ethnographic Methods Taught course 2014
  • Honors Senior Thesis Taught course 2014
  • Peoples&Cultures/MidE/N.Africa Taught course 2014
  • Anthropology of Internet Taught course 2014
  • Ethnographic Methods Taught course 2014
  • Islam and Gender Taught course 2014
  • Reading and Research Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Svetlana Peshkova