a small round-up of the important conversation taking place on twitter today through #BeingBlackAndMuslim - Join in the conversation and share your experiences facing racism, discrimination and prejudice within the Ummah - aq
Today is the day - our #BeingAsianMuslim live panel starts at 3-4 pm EST inshaAllah. The panel will be livestreamed and available afterwards for viewing as well.
Our moderator will be Sabina Khan-Ibarra and our amazing guests - Dr. Emad Rahim, Nafisah Tung, Dr. Arshad Ali, and Dr. Sylvia Chan-Malik - will be online today dropping knowledge and talking lived experiences of being Asian Muslims.
MuslimARC blog aims to creatively address and challenge racism in Muslim communities. We hope to learn and grow from the stories shared on the blog. We welcome a range of stories, from personal experiences to observations about society and life. Every week, MuslimARC will share non-fiction, fiction, poetry, artwork, and other multimedia work relating to racism in the Muslim community.
Format: Non-fiction, fiction, poetry, and art, including multimedia work
We want to hear your ideas in essays(500 – 1,200 words), fiction, poetry, art and multimedia (video, audio, new media) on topics including:
What are your personal observations or experiences confronting racism?
Can you share your story about cross cultural marriage or mixed identity?
How has colorism/shadeism affected you?
And many more topics. We want to hear your story.
Tell us about the issues that are important to you. You may use a pen name if you wish.
Show us the world from your perspective.
Email drafts to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information and submission guidelines, please visit muslimarc.org