Randa Jarrar is the author of A Map of Home (Other Press, 2008) and Him, Me, Muhammad Ali (Saraband, 2016). Her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The Utne Reader, Salon.com, Guernica, The Rumpus, The Oxford American, Ploughshares, and Five Chapters. A Map of Home was awarded a Hopwood Award, the Arab American Book Award, and was published in half a dozen languages. A recipient of fellowships from the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, the Lannan Foundation, and Hedgebrook, Jarrar was named one of the most gifted writers of Arab origin under the age of 40.
Taking Down the House: An Interview with Randa Jarrar
Randa Jarrar on white supremacy, glittery bras, and why she still can’t stand white belly dancers....