WebHeader_Grove.jpg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Join as a $13-a-month sustainer and get the retro NHPR t-shirt!
The Exchange

Understanding Islam with Lesley Hazleton, Author of "The First Muslim"

First_Muslim_cover_1.jpg
Penguin Group
/

With Sunni militants declaring a new Islamic state in the Middle East and two Shia-led regimes in peril, we discuss the origins of Islam with an author who spent thirteen years in the Middle East.

  

Guests

Here's her TED talk on reading the Koran: