NbA Muslims Authors Speak – Karimah Grayson
I get to review their books; now, I have a chance to talk to them about their craft! Join me and author Karimah Grayson as we discuss her commitment to conveying the unique African-American Muslim voice in her work.
Live – Online – Google Hangouts/YouTube
Karimah Grayson is a Muslim-American author. Originally from Philadelphia, PA, she resides in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Karimah is married with four adult children and two grandsons. By profession, she is an educator and enjoys watching her students mature into adulthood. Karimah is the author of “The Shoulders On Which I Stand: Daria takes a stance” and “Areebah’s Dilemma: Love or Deen”. Karimah looks forward to sharing the Muslim American experience with the world.
About Layla Abdullah-Poulos
Layla Abdullah-Poulos is an alumna of SUNY Empire State College with a Bachelor of Arts in Historical Studies and Literature and is presently a student in the School for Graduate Studies. She expects to complete her studies and receive a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies and Advance Certificates in Women and Gender Studies and American Studies by 2016. An aspiring academic, Abdullah-Poulos uses her knowledge not only to develop her own scholarship but also that of other SUNY Empire State College students. A proponent for the enrichment of higher education through diversity, she plans to continue her work as an educator who conveys to students an ethnically diverse historical awareness and furnish them with the skills necessary to acquire political proficiency and constructively affect societal change.
I’m excited about the interview.
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Mark your calendars for July 21, 2016 @ 7:00 pm.