Beth Packer

Visiting Scholar
Visiting Student Researcher

Gender issues, ethnography and critical feminism, especially within a West African context; articulation of women’s soccer, Islam and citizenship in Senegal.
Research Theme: The articulation of women’s soccer, Islam and citizenship in Senegal. Examining women’s struggle for visibility on the soccer pitch as it illuminates everyday ways that citizens fight to overturn and de-legitimize inequalities.
Country Expertise: Senegal
Language Expertise: French, Wolof