Aisha Sharif of Shawnee is a professor of English at Longview Community College. Her parents converted to Islam before she was born and has Catholic grandparents. As a Muslim, she wants to clear up the misconception that Islam is a misogynistic religion.
Aisha Sharif of Shawnee is a professor of English at Longview Community College. Her parents converted to Islam before she was born and has Catholic grandparents. As a Muslim, she wants to clear up the misconception that Islam is a misogynistic religion. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
Aisha Sharif of Shawnee is a professor of English at Longview Community College. Her parents converted to Islam before she was born and has Catholic grandparents. As a Muslim, she wants to clear up the misconception that Islam is a misogynistic religion. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com

Aisha Sharif of Shawnee on being Muslim: Daily prayer allows ‘direct connection with God’

February 20, 2016 04:00 AM