Nine Parts of Desire: The Hidden World of Islamic Women

With a New AfterwordAs a prizewinning foreign correspondent for The Wall Street Journal, Geraldine Brooks spent six years covering the Middle East through wars, insurrections, and the volcanic upheaval of resurgent fundamentalism Yet for her, headline events were only the backdrop to a less obvious

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1)

A New York Times Notable BookA Time Magazine Best Comix of the Year A San Francisco Chronicle and Los Angeles Times Best sellerWise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi s memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution In powerful black and white comic strip images,

Jangan Jadi Muslimah Nyebelin!

Muslimah nyebelin Memangnya ada Lirik kanan kiri, yuk Terus lihat ke depan dan belakang Atau lihat ke kaca Whaaajangan jangan muslimah nyebelin itu kita sendiri Buku ini membahas seabrek hal yang mulai yang ringan sampai kelas berat, apa aja sih yang sering bikin nyebelin dan harus

Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books

Every Thursday morning for two years in the Islamic Republic of Iran, a bold and inspired teacher named Azar Nafisi secretly gathered seven of her most committed female students to read forbidden Western classics As Islamic morality squads staged arbitrary raids in Tehran, fundamentalists seized

Keakhwatan 1

Tarbiyah di kalangan akhawat muslimah memiliki tujuan umum yang sama dengan tarbiyah umumnya di kalangan ikhwan Hanya karena ada tuntutan peran yang berbeda antara laki dan perempuan dalam Islam maka diperlukan penguatan di beberapa segi yang menjadi kekhasan dari masing masing pihak Bagian 1

Infidel

One of today s most admired and controversial political figures, Ayaan Hirsi Ali burst into international headlines following the murder of Theo van Gogh by an Islamist who threatened that she would be next She made headlines again when she was stripped of her citizenship and resigned from the

Keakhwatan 2

Dalam bangunan Islam, akidah merupakan fondasi Materi akidah sepenuhnya adalah informasi yang disampaikan oleh Allah swt melalui wahyu kepada Rasulullah Saw Buku ini punya cara tersendiri untuk menjelaskan akidah Penulis mengantarkan berbagai dogma akidah ke dalam benak pembaca dengan pendekatan

My Life as a Traitor: An Iranian Memoir

At the age of twenty, an Iranian student named Zarah Ghahramani was swept off the streets of Tehran and taken to the notorious Evin prison, where criminals and political dissidents were held side by side in conditions of legendary brutality Her crime, she asserts, was in wanting to slide back her

Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia

Sultana is a Saudi Arabian princess, a woman born to fabulous, uncountable wealth She has four mansions on three continents, her own private jet, glittering jewels, designer dresses galore But in reality she lives in a gilded cage She has no freedom, no control over her own life, no value but as

Love in a Headscarf

At the age of thirteen, I knew that I was destined to marry John Travolta One day he would arrive on my North London doorstep, fall madly in love with me and ask me to marry him Then he would convert to Islam and become a devoted Muslim Shelina is keeping a very surprising secret under her

In the Name of Honour: A Memoir

In June 2002, Mukhtar Mai, a Pakistani woman from the impoverished village of Meerwala, was gang raped by a local clan known as the Mastoi punishment for indiscretions allegedly committed by the woman s brother While certainly not the first account of a female body being negotiated for honor in a

Married to Islam

Dalia Shah was a European who converted to Islam Then she met and married an Arab European Moslem At first things went well, but things changed Religious differences, cultural problems, and her husband s depression all hurt her marriage and their children This book tells of her early life and

Between Two Worlds: My Life and Captivity in Iran

On the morning of January 31, 2009, Roxana Saberi, an Iranian American journalist working in Iran, was forced from her home by four men and secretly detained in Iran s notorious Evin Prison The intelligence agents who captured her accused her of espionage a charge she denied For several days,

Not Without My Daughter

In August 1984, Michigan housewife Betty Mahmoody accompanied her husband to his native Iran for a two week vacation that turned into a permanent stay To her horror, she found herself and her four year old daughter, Mahtob, virtual prisoners of a man rededicated to his Shiite Moslem faith, in a