Making A Difference

Episode 13 - Uncovering the Decision to Cover (UTS)

February 28, 2022
Episode 13 - Uncovering the Decision to Cover (UTS)
Making A Difference
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Making A Difference
Episode 13 - Uncovering the Decision to Cover (UTS)
Feb 28, 2022

This episode by journalism students from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) explores the decision by Muslim women to adopt the veil to cover their hair, bodies and faces.  We hear the stories of five Muslim women from different walks of life and racial backgrounds who live across Australia. They tell us their reasons for covering-up and the struggles they go through as visible representatives of their faith in the face of increasing Islamophobia.  By simply being themselves and choosing to don the hijab, these women are Making a Difference.

Production
Hosts: Sara Amir and Eve Cogan
Reporters: Sara Amir and Arshmah Jamal
Audio editor: Sara Amir
Executive Producers: Sara Amir, Martin Newman

Music
‘There Is Only The Unknown Ahead' - GetMusic
‘Singularity’ - Lagua Vesa
‘To Bright’ - Mochas
‘Cold Conclusion’ - August Wilhelmsson
'Wake Up' - vitaminsound 

For more stories from the University of Technology:
https://centralnews.com.au/



Show Notes

This episode by journalism students from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) explores the decision by Muslim women to adopt the veil to cover their hair, bodies and faces.  We hear the stories of five Muslim women from different walks of life and racial backgrounds who live across Australia. They tell us their reasons for covering-up and the struggles they go through as visible representatives of their faith in the face of increasing Islamophobia.  By simply being themselves and choosing to don the hijab, these women are Making a Difference.

Production
Hosts: Sara Amir and Eve Cogan
Reporters: Sara Amir and Arshmah Jamal
Audio editor: Sara Amir
Executive Producers: Sara Amir, Martin Newman

Music
‘There Is Only The Unknown Ahead' - GetMusic
‘Singularity’ - Lagua Vesa
‘To Bright’ - Mochas
‘Cold Conclusion’ - August Wilhelmsson
'Wake Up' - vitaminsound 

For more stories from the University of Technology:
https://centralnews.com.au/