The Upstairs Wife

Rafia Zakaria talked about her book The Upstairs Wife: An Intimate History of Pakistan, in which she presents a personal and political history of Pakistan.… read more

Rafia Zakaria talked about her book The Upstairs Wife: An Intimate History of Pakistan, in which she presents a personal and political history of Pakistan. In her book, the author recounts her family’s immigration to Pakistan in 1962 and how the country’s Islamization campaign of the 1980's impaired women’s rights and affected her family. She spoke at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. close

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The Upstairs Wife

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Program ID:
324163-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 07, 2015 | 5:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Mar 08, 2015 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Feb 07, 2015 | 5:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 15, 2015 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 16, 2015 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 20, 2015 | 10:07pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 21, 2015 | 2:48am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 01, 2015 | 1:17am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 08, 2015 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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