After Words

After Words: Ranya Tabari Idliby, "Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie: Being Muslim in America," hosted by Daisy Khan, Executive Director of American Society for Muslim Advancement

About the Program

In her memoir, Ms. Idliby describes her personal experience of battling both Americans, who feared her family because of their faith, and fellow Muslims, who she says distort Islam.  She also talks about attempts to assimilate into U.S. culture while battling stereotypes about Muslims.  She talks with Daisy Khan, Executive Director of American Society for Muslim Advancement.

About the Authors

Ranya Tabari Idliby

Ranya Tabara Idliby is a co-author of "The Faith Club: A Muslim, a Christian and a Jew: Three Women Search for Understanding."  She has been a voice for moderate Muslims in many media appearances, including in an interview with Diane Sawyer.  She has appeared on The Diane Rehm Show, The Today Show, and CNN, among others.


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After Words: Ranya Tabari Idliby, "Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie: Being Muslim in America," hosted by Daisy Khan, Executive Director of American Society for Muslim Advancement

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Past Airings

  • Tuesday, February 18th at 1:45 (ET)
  • Sunday, January 19th at 12pm (ET)
  • Monday, January 13th at 3 (ET)
  • Monday, January 13th at 12 (ET)
  • Sunday, January 12th at 9pm (ET)
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