Interviews

 

Fighting Islamophobia in the West

Lastprophet.info / Interviews / Ahsen Utku

Islamophobia is one of the most troubling issues of today's world which obstruct the development of inter-religious relationships based on dialogue and understanding and it is being questioned again and again..

read more 22.03.2010, Monday

Born With a Pen: Expressing the Prophet through Islamic Calligraphy

Turkish calligraphy artist Ali Hüsrevoğlu discusses the inspiration behind his work and his disposition toward 'the pen.'

read more 22.03.2010, Monday

Abdal Hakim Murad on Ramadan and Eid in England

Lastprophet.info / Interviews / Lastprophet.info

In some British towns Ramadan is very noticeable. In cities like Leeds and Leicester, Muslims are over a quarter of the population, and everyone knows about the fast. I live in Cambridge, where the community is smaller..

read more 19.03.2010, Friday

Ramadan in the United States

Lastprophet.info / Interviews / F. Betül Özer

There's a great deal of diversity in terms of how Ramadan is celebrated in the U.S. Each ethnic group brings its own customs and traditions to the table. Like Muslims in other countries, our mosques have various services during Ramadan.

read more 19.03.2010, Friday

In the Shadow of the Past: Ramadan in the Balkans

Lastprophet.info / Interviews / Zeynep S. Doğruer

"The Balkans have been and still are a space in which different religious and cultural traditions are intermingled. In fact, there is a saying that one encounters in literature sometimes; the Balkans are an enigma, and this sounds about right."

read more 19.03.2010, Friday

Going Forward Towards Islam

Lastprophet.info / Interviews / Zeynep S. Doğruer

Nora Seghier-Naber (42), born in Nieuw-Weerdinge, the Netherlands, is a journalist and a teacher as well. She is now holding the position of the director of Islamic primary school.  She also owns a company about educational toys for (Muslim) children.

read more 19.03.2010, Friday

"The Other Qur'an": Bosnian Scholar discusses the Prophet Muhammad

Lastprophet.info / Interviews / Zeynep S. Doğruer

Professor of Quranic exegesis, poet and author of the Bosnian National Anthem, Cemaleddin Latic discusses the role of Islam and perceptions of the Prophet Muhammad in Bosnian society.

read more 19.03.2010, Friday

A Decision Between Two Paths

Lastprophet.info / Interviews / Zeynep S. Doğruer

Dr. Tibor Altenberger (32) was born in Zell am See, Austria; after receiving a doctoral degree in genetics he now works as a secondary school teacher (biology and chemistry). Dr. Altenberger currently resides in Vienna with his wife..

read more 19.03.2010, Friday

From Texas to Truth

...Childhood days on a farm in Texas, a family with roots in England, Germany, Scotland and among the Native Americans, the first questioning of the Church, a search for the truth, a book picked up in the university library ..

read more 19.03.2010, Friday

Imam Zaid Shakir: Prominent American Muslim Leader speaks to Lastprophet.info

Imam Zaid Shakir, one of the imams the Zaytuna Institute, renowned for its important Islamic educational programs and activities in America, talks to Lastprophet.info.

read more 19.03.2010, Friday