Asma Lamrabet is an author and editor of several books and articles on the topic of Islam and women. She is currently the President of GIERFI (International Group for the Study and Reflection of Women and Islam) and coordinates a working group focused on a critical re-reading of sacred texts from a feminine perspective. Lamrabet was Director of the Center for Women’s Studies in Islam of the Rabita Mohammedia of Ulema (religious scholars) of Morocco from 2011 – March 2018. She is a member of the International Academic Committee of the Musawah Network, and is also trained as a medical doctor and biologist. She writes in French and English, including her most recent book,¬†Women in the Qur’an: An Emancipatory Reading¬†(2016).