Sacred Footsteps

019 DIASPORA VOICES | Brooklyn’s Tatar Muslims

019 DIASPORA VOICES | Brooklyn’s Tatar Muslims

Omar Rais speaks to Alyssa Ratkewitch, a third generation Tatar Muslim living in Brooklyn and the vice president of the board at the historic Brooklyn Mosque. Also joining the conversation is travel writer, journalist and broadcaster, Tharik Hussain who specialises in the Muslim heritage of the West. Together they explore the migratory roots of Brooklyn’s Tatar community, the longest serving mosque in the United States, and discuss the identity-shaping of Muslims in the West.

Duration: 58 min

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