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Story Publication logo July 13, 2009

Bangladesh: Aumio Srizan Samya on why he chose Women's Studies


Stine Eckert,  Pulitzer Student FellowIncreasingly more boys are joining the group of about 30 students per semester who enter the women studies program at Dhaka University, the number one university in Bangladesh. One of them is 25-year old Aumio Srizan Samya who has started his master's in women studies after completing a four-year bachelor in the department. He says his academic field of interest has caused some surprise for parts of his family.

Learn more about Stine's project: Bangladesh: The (Un)Power of Women See all Stine's dispatches

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