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Love InshAllah

Nura Maznavi

Love InshAllah

the secret love lives of American Muslim women

by Nura Maznavi

  • 280 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Soft Skull Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Case studies,
  • Marriage,
  • Dating (Social customs),
  • Muslim women,
  • Courtship,
  • Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Nura Maznavi and Ayesha Mattu
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ525.I8 .L68 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25151054M
    ISBN 109781593764289
    LC Control Number2011051119

      1 of 4 Ayesha Mattu and Nura Maznavi compiled and co-edited "Love, Inshallah," an anthology that chronicles the love lives of American Muslim women. Ayesha Mattu Author: Sara Hayden. Love Inshallah is an important book that America needs to embrace. It debunks many of the myths about American Muslim women and their sexuality, which has been demonized, fetishized, and grotesquely misunderstood. Deep, funny, sad, revealing and illuminating, this book will touch your brain, your heart, and perhaps several other organs.

    In sha Allah or Inshallah (Italian: Insciallah) is a real life based novel written by Oriana Fallaci chronicling the experiences of a fictional group of Italian soldiers on a peace keeping mission in novel draws heavily on Fallaci's own experiences of war, covering the Middle East as a war correspondent throughout the s. For more information, and additional book discussion events, visit the Love, InshAllah page. About Presenter Nura Maznavi Nura Maznavi is a writer, attorney, and the editor of the groundbreaking anthologies “Love, InshAllah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women” and “Salaam, Love: American Muslim Men on Love, Sex & Intimacy.”.

      Love Inshallah Posted by Kalpana Ma J Posted in Relationships Tags: book review, Islam, Muslim women, women, Women's History month I don’t remember where I came across the news of the release of the book Love Inshallah towards the middle of January. The word "Inshallah" from the book's title is Arabic for "God willing," and alludes to the search for love, a theme any woman can relate to. Other stories delve into the fear that Muslim parents will be disappointed with a non-Muslim boyfriend, or the disappointment of anti .


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In this groundbreaking collection, American Muslim women writers sweep aside stereotypes to share their real-life tales of flirting, dating, longing, and sex.

Their stories show just how varied the search for love can be—from singles' events and college flirtations to arranged marriages, all with a uniquely Muslim twist/5.

" Love Inshallah is an important book that America needs to embrace. It debunks many of the myths about Muslim-American women and their sexuality, which has been demonized, fetishized, and grotesquely misunderstood.

Deep, funny, sad, revealing, and illuminating, this book will touch your brain, your heart, and perhaps several other organs."/5(). These stories are filled with passion and hope, loss and longing: A Love InshAllah book blonde California girl travels abroad to escape suffocating responsibilities at home, only to fall in love with a handsome Brazilian stranger she may never see again.

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Edited by Ayesha Mattu and Nura Maznavi, who also contribute with “The Opening” and “Last Night on the Island” respectively, Love InshAllah is a compilation of stories by American Muslim women, Author: Merium. Love, InshAllah Nura Maznavi Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Love, InshAllah book, this is one of the most wanted Nura Maznavi author readers around the world.

Love, InshAllah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women is a collection of 25 modern Muslim love stories. Love, InshAllah: the Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women; and.

Salaam, Love: American Muslim Men on Love, Sex, & Intimacy. Meet our 47 fantastic contributors here, and hundreds more who wrote diverse, divergent & provocative pieces for our site for four years after the books were published, below.

American Muslim women give first-person accounts of the challenges and joys of falling in love in this well-meaning but uninspired collection of essays. The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women. Author: Ayesha Mattu,Nura Maznavi; Publisher: Catapult ISBN: Category: Social Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» “A book that strips off the traditional trappings of Islamic womanhood to expose the special strengths and vulnerabilities that lie beneath.” —The Washington Post Romance, dating, sex and—Muslim women.

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Love, Inshallah is an important book that America needs to embrace. It debunks many of the myths about Muslim-American women and their sexuality, which has been demonized, fetishized, and grotesquely misunderstood.

Deep, funny, sad, revealing, and illuminating, this book will touch your brain, your heart, and perhaps several other organs. Book Overview In this groundbreaking collection, American Muslim women writers sweep aside stereotypes to share their real-life tales of flirting, dating, longing, and sex.

Their stories show just how varied the search for love can be--from singles' events and college flirtations to arranged marriages, all with a uniquely Muslim twist. Love, InshAllah In this groundbreaking collection, American Muslim women writers sweep aside stereotypes to share their real-life tales of flirting, dating, longing, and sex.

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