Biography

Amir Ahmad Nasr

Amir Ahmad Nasr is the blogger behind The Sudanese Thinker, a three-time finalist for the Weblog Awards. He is pursuing a master's degree in philosophy with a focus on Islam and ethics and is also researching the impact of new media on contemporary Islamic thought. His writing appears regularly in The Guardian, he has made appearances on Al-Jazeera and Huffington Post Live, and has been a featured speaker at Oslo Freedom Forum and other conferences. He lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Amir Ahmad Nasr

Books by Amir Ahmad Nasr

by Amir Ahmad Nasr - Memoir, Nonfiction

Part memoir, part passionate call for liberty, reason and doing work that matters, MY ISL@M tells the tale of how the Internet opened the eyes and heart of a once fearful young Muslim to a world beyond the dogmatism of his upbringing, and recounts his transformation into a defiant digital activist.