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The Taqwacores: Muslim Punk in the USA

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Writer Michael Muhammad Knight coined the term "taqwacore" for his novel about a Muslim punk house in Buffalo, NY, which Knight initially distributed from the back of his car as a DIY photocopied zine. In time, the book found widespread publication through Autonomedia and garnered supporters, even inspiring the first woman-led prayer of a mixed-gender Muslim congregation i ...more
Hardcover, 112 pages
Published June 2nd 2009 by powerHouse Books (first published May 16th 2009)
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