Chapter 2 “Learning to Pray All Over”: The Body in Mohja Kahf’s Poetry and Fiction

In: In-Between Identities: Signs of Islam in Contemporary American Writing
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John C. Waldmeir
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Kahf’s poetry and prose provide not only a feminist perspective on the faith but, more specifically, they ground that perspective on an Islamic notion of the body as “sign” of God’s compassion and mercy.

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