Recommended Reading

Image of The Hadj: An American's Pilgrimage to Mecca
Author: Michael Wolfe
Publisher: Grove Press (1998)
Binding: Paperback, 352 pages
Image of Progressive Muslims: On Justice, Gender, and Pluralism
Author: Omid Safi
Publisher: Oneworld Publications (2003)
Binding: Paperback, 368 pages
Image of Living Islam Out Loud: American Muslim Women Speak
Publisher: Beacon Press (2005)
Binding: Paperback, 224 pages
Image of Taking Back Islam: American Muslims Reclaim Their Faith
Publisher: Rodale Books (2002)
Binding: Hardcover, 256 pages
Image of The Place of Tolerance in Islam
Author: Khaled Abou El Fadl, Joshua Cohen, Ian Lague
Publisher: Beacon Press (2002)
Binding: Paperback, 128 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 Man About a Horse
Label: Imports
Image of The Essential Bob Dylan
Artist: Bob Dylan
Label: Columbia
Image of Youth Oriented
Label: Sunny Side
Image of Intercontinentals
Artist: Bill Frisell
Label: Nonesuch

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is Kay Fellow in Islamic Studies and Women's Studies at Brandeis University.

is associate professor of Islamic Studies at Colgate University, co-chair of the Study of Islam Section at the American Academy of Religion, and editor of Progressive Muslims.

is a columnist, filmmaker, and editor of Taking Back Islam: American Muslims Reclaim Their Faith.

Precious Rasheeda Muhammad

is founder and president of the Journal of Islam in America Press and founder of the Islam in America conferences at Harvard Divinity School