Nimko Ali

Season 5, Episode 2

 

This week Robin and Josie sit down to talk inspirational books with founder and director of the Daughter’s of Eve organisation and FGM campaigner, Nimko Ali.  There’s chat of religious texts, George Orwell, Walt Whitman and many more besides. 

 

 

 

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Reading List

Nimko recommends:

The Hidden Face of Eve: Women in the Arab World by Nawal El Saadawi

Memoirs From The Women’s Prison by Nawal El Saadawi

Animal Farm by George Orwell

The Bible

The Quran

How To Be A Woman by Caitlin Moran

Everywoman: One Woman’s Truth About Speaking the Truth by Jess Phillips

How to Be a Grown-Up by Daisy Buchanan

Robin recommends:

Warrior Marks by Alice Walker

Josie recommends:

The work of Jess Phillips

Song of Myself by Walt Whitman

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