More on the Time Magazine Conversation

Krista speaks with an AP reporters about Aisha's Time magazine: Krista Riley, a sociology graduate student and contributor to a Muslim women's website, Muslimah Media Watch, finds the photo "invasive and deeply troubling." To Riley, the image plays into racial divides and cultural distances. Read more on the conversation here. Check it out! … [Read more...]

Pasha’s Perfection: Mother of the Believers

During Ramadan, my bedside novel happened to be Mother of the Believers by Kamran Pasha. It’s a work of fiction about the youngest and most beloved wife of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). Pasha has brought to life the story of A'isha, one of Islam's most controversial and enigmatic characters. Only the right amount of poetic license, coupled with a lot of accuracy and consistency, can make historical fiction a success, as Mother of the Believers is.It is important to note that Muslims and no … [Read more...]