“Science fiction provides a way of speaking about the Muslim community that shows Muslims have the same concerns and issues as everyone else,” states Rebecca Hankin, a research librarian at Texas … [Read more...]
About the MOST Story Bank ...
The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
Muslim writers and authors share their 2019 Writing Goals. Sakeena Rasheed, Founder – Muslim Writers and Publishers In 2017 I participated in NANOWRIMO. I wrote over 30K words in 30 days. In the … [Read more...]
Hana Siddiqi is a writer and filmmaker, and in this op-ed for the San Francisco Chronicle she writes about taking her 11 year old daughter to see the Contemporary Muslim Fashions exhibition at the de … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for Quartz, Haroon Moghul (author of How to Be a Muslim: An American Story) writes about American Muslims changing attitudes on Christmas. "There was a time when just saying 'Merry … [Read more...]
Fatima Farheen Mirza is a 27 year-old graduate from the prestigious Iowa Writers’ Workshop and her first book, A Place For Us, has been chosen by actress Sarah Jessica Parker as the first title for … [Read more...]
Contemporary Muslim Fashions opened earlier this fall at the de Young Museum in San Francisco and is said to be the first major museum exhibit that explores Islamic culture within a fashion context. … [Read more...]
Reader’s Digest recently asked their readers what's the nicest place in America and the winner is a small falafel shop in Knoxville, Tennessee. Yassin’s Falafel house was selected from a nearly … [Read more...]