Articles tagged Islamophobia
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Keeping Tabs: Guide to Infinity

By Yasmin Majeed | February 8, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Representing friendship between women of color, making your mom’s stir-fried tomato and eggs recipe, finding strength in the face of relentless fear, and more.

What Solidarity Looks Like After the Women’s March

By Aber Kawas | January 27, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Palestinian American community organizer Aber Kawas reflects on #IMarchWithLinda and putting the spotlight on those who are less visible

Ashok and Ayesha Take a Break from the American Dream

By Ashok Kondabolu | September 16, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Writer Ayesha Siddiqi talks to Ashok Kondabolu about growing anti-Muslim anxieties, her new job at Viceland and what keeps people up at night.

How to Fly While Arab

By Randa Jarrar | July 27, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

A guide to help you get from here to there while Arab — from speaking Arabic to passing the salt

Islamophobia in the Bible Belt

By Deepa Iyer | May 4, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

As immigrant communities reshape Tennessee’s racial landscape, how the state has become a breeding ground for anti-Muslim sentiment

Being Watched

By Adnan Khan | November 25, 2014 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

With alluring and peculiar prose and a playfully erratic approach to structure, Ghalib Islam’s debut novel mirrors the anxiety of buckling under the burden of surveillance.

Looking Back at Sikh Resistance

By Sonny Singh | November 7, 2013 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

100 years on, how lessons from the Ghadar movement show the limits of civil rights efforts in the US today.

Salman Rushdie, Edward Said, and Moral Courage

By Sarah Waheed | September 26, 2013 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

The legacy of an intellectual friendship in an age of Islamophobia—on the 10-year anniversary of Said’s death.

Muslim Self-Portraits (and Accusations) at Heart Mountain

By Hana Maruyama | August 22, 2012 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

At the Japanese American internment camp site, an art exhibit featuring photographs of Muslims has been the subject of complaints.

What I Have Learned About the World from Books, and What the World Could Stand to Learn from the Shooting at the Sikh Temple

By Matthew Salesses | August 7, 2012 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Matthew Salesses on the power of words and appearances.

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