Comic strips that capture the frustrations and the joys of a contemporary American woman in a headscarf: and the face palms that non-Muslim Americans around her ignite
U IS FOR UNITED STATES
A pretty awesome collection of comics that deal with the happy, sad and downright absurd particularities of the Muslim-American existence. I hope that Huda Fahmy has more books coming because I could stare at her insightful, funny, self-deprecating comics all day long. And they’re not only good if you share (or sympathize with) the frustrations of an American hijabi: there are so many brilliant observations on white privilege, feminism, American exceptionalism, etc.
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