Simply link your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number to your Booktopia account and earn points on eligible orders. Either by signing into your account or linking your membership details before your order is placed. Your points will be added to your account once your order is shipped. Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book! When was the last time you heard a Muslim woman speak for herself without a filter? Why was she hearing about Muslim women from people who were demonstrably neither Muslim nor female? Here are essays about the hijab and wavering faith, about love and divorce, about queer identity, about sex, about the twin threats of a disapproving community and a racist country, and about how Islam and feminism go hand in hand.
Let us not fool ourselves; without doubt, there are women who live in family units where they are forced to wear the veil. But controlling relationships are not just a Muslim issue. Respondents in only two Muslim-majority countries surveyed said women should cover ther faces. Several European countries have banned full-face veils since France's controversial law in
It takes the power back, talking about our experiences beyond our bodies, I hope readers take away that Muslim women are not a monolith. My journey to becoming a sex-positive Muslim woman and putting my desires at the forefront of my sexual experiences was one of secrecy. Skip navigation! Muslim women have long been the subject of the daily news cycle, from the infatuation with what they wear to their alleged submissiveness and yet their own voices have been notably absent from the discussion. This book centres our narrative in our own voices.