Samina Ali is the curator of Muslima: Muslim Women's Arts & Voices, a groundbreaking online exhibition from the International Museum of Women. Ali's debut novel, "Madras on Rainy Days," was awarded the Prix Premier Roman Etranger 2005 Award in France. She is also the cofounder of Daughters of Hajar, a Muslim American feminist organization.
The founder of the Afghan Learning Institute is honored with a $1 million prize from Georgetown. MORE
The images from Muslima: Muslim Women's Art & Voices showcase a dazzling range of experiences from... MORE
Muslim women are too often portrayed as downtrodden victims or supporters of extremism—but they are... MORE