Haroon Moghul




Haroon Moghul is the Fellow in Jewish-Muslim Relations at the Shalom Hartman Institute. He's the author of three books, including How to be a Muslim: An American Story, which the Washington Post called "an extraordinary gift," and "an authentic portrayal of a vastly misunderstood community." He's hard at work on a new project, a series of novels set in the present, the past, and the future, in that order. Haroon has been published at the Washington Post, TIME, CNN, and Foreign Policy. In 2016, he was honored with the Religion News Writer's Awards for Religion Reporting Excellence. He was a Fellow at Fordham Law School's Center on National Security and with the National Security Studies Program at New America Foundation. Haroon is on the Multicultural Audience Development Initiative at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. He graduated from Columbia University with an M.A. in Middle East, South Asian and African Studies. He loves science fiction, lost his hair several years back, is way behind on his reading list, wants to move to Montreal, and is learning French.