Sarah Joseph (editor)

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Born 1971 (age 42–43)
Residence London, United Kingdom
Nationality British
Education Bachelor of Arts from King's College London
Alma mater St George's School
St Thomas More School[disambiguation needed]
King's College London
Occupation CEO and Editor of emel magazine
Religion Islam

Sarah Joseph OBE is CEO and Editor of Muslim lifestyle magazine emel and commentator on British Muslims. She is a writer and a broadcaster and lectures on Islam both within the UK and internationally (USA, Europe, Middle and Far East). She converted to Islam at the age of 16 in 1988 after being brought up as a Catholic.[1]


Joseph was awarded an OBE in 2004 for services to "interfaith dialogue and the promotion of women's rights".[2]

She is listed as one of the world’s 500 most influential Muslims by Georgetown University's The Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talaal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding and Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre of Jordan; and one of the UK’s 100 most powerful Muslims in the Muslim Power 100 by Carter Anderson.


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