Writing Muslim American Fantasy: Saladin Ahmed [video]


By Lisa M. Rabey
Systems & Web Librarian

On Thursday November 21, Grand Rapids Community College Library in sponsership with Muslim Journeys Bookshelf, were pleased to present Saladin Ahmed, author of Throne of the Crescent Moon. Ahmed’s talk covered on what it means to be a Muslim writing in America today, the discussion of otherness, and he also read from his various works. The YouTube video above is Ahmed’s complete talk. You can also view pictures from the event on our Flickr.

If you’re interested in his work, Ahmed’s debut novel, Throne of the Crescent Moon, is available from the library. You can also check out Ahmed’s website for a complete list of his work available online and in print.

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Originally published at: Lisa @ GRCC