The winners of this year’s New England Book Awards were announced recently at the annual New England Independent Booksellers Association conference.
Host Celeste Headlee speaks with Sara Alfageeh and Nadia Shammas, co-authors of the new fantasy graphic novel "Squire" about a young girl who dreams of becoming a knight.
NPR - WBUR
Yes, the book is an epic of girls with swords, but it’s also about how identity is shaped by stories—and who gets to tell them
New Art Showcases the Badassest Women in The Star Wars Universe
We talk to illustrator Sara Alfageeh who has redesigned the costume for Marvel comics niqab-wearing superhero ‘Dust’.
Niqab Wearing Superhero, Cardinal Vincent Nichols and Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
BBC Radio4 - Sunday
Why representation isn’t just about doing it, it’s about getting it right.
'I just expected better': Reimagining a Muslim female superhero
CBC Radio - Day6
A comic book fan redesigns X-Men's hijab-wearing superhero to reflect realistic, modern dress.
X-Men "Sexy" Hijabi Costume Redesigned
Star Wars: WOMEN OF THE GALAXY