Today’s Guest: Kamran Pasha, novelist, Mother of the Believers.
Kamran Pasha is a brave man.
He knows that Sherry Jones’ book, The Jewel of Medina—about the birth of Islam—lost its initial publisher in 2008 because of the ruckus it stirred up.
He knows that filmmaker Moustapha Akkad—who created the 1977 movie The Messenger, about the Prophet Muhammad—was killed by terrorists in 2005.
He knows all about the decade-long fatwa by The Satanic Verses.against Salman Rushdie for writing
And yet I hold in my hands his just published novel, Mother of the Believers. It is the story of the told in the voice of his young wife, Aisha.
Pasha is also a writer and producer on the NBC-TV drama series “Kings” starring.