love inshallah http://kalw.org en American Muslim men bare their souls in new book http://kalw.org/post/american-muslim-men-bare-their-souls-new-book <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two years ago,&nbsp;</span><a href="http://kalw.org/post/muslim-womens-love-lives-revealed" style="line-height: 1.5;">we interviewed</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;two local Muslim women about their intimate stories of love. These stories were told in an anthology called&nbsp;</span><a href="http://loveinshallah.com" style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Love,&nbsp;Inshallah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The book created such a stir, that the editors&nbsp;</span>Ayesha<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Mattu<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and&nbsp;</span>Nura<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Maznavi<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;were bombarded with letters from Muslim men saying who wanted to share their love stories too.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 23 May 2014 00:23:07 +0000 Hana Baba 44192 at http://kalw.org American Muslim men bare their souls in new book Muslim women's love lives revealed http://kalw.org/post/muslim-womens-love-lives-revealed <p><em style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 19px; ">Note to listeners: This interview contains mature content.&nbsp;</em></p><p>San Francisco’s premier literary festival, <a href="http://www.litquake.org/">Litquake</a>, is in its final days, with dozens of readings, performances, and author events all over San Francisco.</p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:49:49 +0000 Hana Baba 17905 at http://kalw.org Muslim women's love lives revealed Today on Your Call: How do we reconcile our inner lives with our religious and cultural identities? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-do-we-reconcile-our-inner-lives-our-religious-and-cultural-identities <P></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px; FONT: 14px Verdana"><SPAN style="LETTER-SPACING: 0px">On today's Your Call, we’ll speak with the authors of <A href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/in-new-book-muslim-american-women-tell-their-own-love-and-sex-stories/2012/02/10/gIQAF4sT9Q_story.html"><SPAN style="TEXT-DECORATION: underline"><I>Love, InshAllah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women</I></SPAN></A>.&nbsp; 25 women share their stories of reconciling who they are with where they have come from.&nbsp; One writes “I fear being forced to choose between two integral components of Thu, 27 Sep 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 17244 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How do we reconcile our inner lives with our religious and cultural identities?