Sandra Ruttan commissioned me to write this column about representation of Muslim characters in fiction.
"publishing has lacked diverse voices ... The lack of diverse characters means that those from minority backgrounds don’t see their own stories and experiences being reflected in books they read." @AmraPajalic talks about #Muslim representation in fiction
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