Recommended Reading

Image of Muslim Women in America: The Challenge of Islamic Identity Today
Author: Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad, Jane I. Smith, Kathleen M. Moore
Publisher: Oxford University Press (2006)
Binding: Hardcover, 208 pages
Image of Women and Gender in Islam: Historical Roots of a Modern Debate
Author: Leila Ahmed
Publisher: Yale University Press (1993)
Binding: Paperback, 304 pages
Image of The Story of the Qur'an: Its History and Place in Muslim Life
Author: Ingrid Mattson
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell (2007)
Binding: Paperback, 272 pages
Image of Women and Gender in Islam: Historical Roots of a Modern Debate
Author: Leila Ahmed
Publisher: Yale University Press (1993)
Binding: Paperback, 304 pages

Music Played

Image of Awakening
Artist: Joseph Curiale, Joseph Curiale, The Royal Philhramonic Orchestra/Academy of Saint Martin in the Fields, Dod Severinsen (trpt.), Ralph Morrison (violin), Mike Miller (guitar)
Label: Orchard Road
Image of The Second Baghdad
Artist: Rahim Alhaj
Label: Magnetic Fields
Image of Blue Flame
Artist: Simon Shaheen & Qantara
Label: Ark 21
Image of Combo Platter
Artist: Michael Formanek, Robert Aldridge, John Coltrane, David P. Jones, Paul Lansky, Steven Mackey, Chuck Mangione, Dave Samuels, Joseph Shabalala, Marimolin
Label: RCA
Image of Silk Road Journeys: When Strangers Meet
Artist: Filippo Azzaiolo, Tan Dun, Michio Mamiya, Silk Road Ensemble, Yo-Yo Ma, Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, Kayhan Kalhor
Label: Sony
Image of The Wind
Artist: Kayhan Kalhor
Label: Ecm Records
Image of Chonguri
Artist: Johann Sebastian Bach, Anton Webern, Frédéric Chopin, Darius Milhaud, Franz Liszt, Gabriel Fauré, Thomas Demenga, Teodoro Anzellotti, Thomas Larcher
Label: ECM New Series
Image of Piano Solo
Artist: Stefano Bollani
Label: Ecm Records
Image of Ten From Little Worlds
Artist: Bela Fleck & Flecktones
Label: Sony

Voices on the Radio

is professor of Islamic Studies and the president of the Islamic Society of North America.