Identity experience among progressive gay Muslims in North America: A qualitative study within Al‐Fatiha

@article{Minwalla2005IdentityEA,
  title={Identity experience among progressive gay Muslims in North America: A qualitative study within Al‐Fatiha},
  author={Omar Minwalla and B. Rosser and J. Feldman and C. Varga},
  journal={Culture, Health \& Sexuality},
  year={2005},
  volume={7},
  pages={113 - 128}
}
This qualitative study aims to document the identity experience of progressive gay Muslim men in a North American context. Six in‐depth interviews, supplemented with participant observation, were conducted of gay Muslim men who attended an international conference for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and questioning (LGBTQ) Muslims. For progressive gay Muslims such as these, a Muslim identity appears three‐dimensional (religious, ethno‐cultural, and color) when integrated with a gay… Expand
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