In the news: Little Mosque through American eyes

Troy Patterson of Slate reviews Little Mosque on the Prairie (as well as Aliens in America):

  • lmop573Funny Muslims
    “Though set in a fictional Saskatchewan town called Mercy—where a classically bumbling Lebanese-born contractor and his classically ditzy Anglo wife are the leading members of the Muslim community—Little Mosque is so cozy and hokey that it feels as if its action unfolds on the Saskatchewan equivalent of Sesame Street.” Read more.

Zaib Shaikh is Amaar, the new Imam. Photo credit: Sophie Giraud.