How to Be a Muslim

An American Story
CD - unabridged
Audio (6 discs)
Product Number: DD35504
Released: Oct 24, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781520090504
Narrator/s: Kamran R. Khan
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Description

A young Muslim leader's memoir of his struggles to forge an American Muslim identity Haroon Moghul was thrust into the spotlight after 9/11, becoming an undergraduate leader at New York University's Islamic Center forced into appearances everywhere: on TV, before interfaith audiences, in print. Moghul was becoming a prominent voice for American Muslims even as he struggled with his relationship to Islam. In high school he was barely a believer and entirely convinced he was going to hell. He sometimes drank. He didn't pray regularly. All he wanted was a girlfriend. But as he discovered, it wasn't so easy to leave religion behind. To be true to himself, he needed to forge a unique American Muslim identity that reflected his beliefs and personality. How to Be a Muslim reveals a young man coping with the crushing pressure of a world that fears Muslims, struggling with his faith and searching for intellectual forebears, and suffering the onset of bipolar disorder. This is the story of the second-generation immigrant, of what it's like to lose yourself between cultures and how to pick up the pieces.

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Author(s): Haroon Moghul
Narrator(s): Kamran R. Khan
Product Number Z100107439
Released: Jun 06, 2017
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Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: #9780807098066
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Author(s): Haroon Moghul
Product Number EB00670241
Released: Jun 06, 2017
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Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: #9780807020753

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