Sarah Joseph (editor)

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Sarah Joseph
Born 1971 (age 44–45)
Residence London, United Kingdom
Nationality British
Occupation CEO and Editor of emel magazine
Religion Islam

Sarah Joseph OBE was CEO and Editor of the defunct Muslim lifestyle magazine emel and commentator on British Muslims. She is a writer and a broadcaster who 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]

In 2010 she was 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 in 2006 as one of the UK’s 100 most powerful Muslims in the Muslim Power 100 by Carter Anderson.


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