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Myriam Francois-Cerrah (born in 1983), formerly Emilie François, is a Franco-British writer and journalist

She is due to complete her PhD at Oxford University in Oriental Studies in 2013.

She has an MA with honors in Middle East politics from Georgetown University, and a BA from Cambridge University in Social and Political science.

This is a first talk:

Inspired by Muhammad

A video by sister Myriam in a series of videos produced by Muslims in the UK:

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My Journey to Islam

A talk by sister Myriam in 2012 on her journey to Islam in the Islam Awareness Week:

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Women in Islam: Liberated or Oppressed?

Surrey Islamic Society hosted a talk entitled: Women in Islam: Liberated or Oppressed? on Wednesday 2nd March 2011 as part of their Islamic Awareness Week

Talk by Myriam Francois Cerrah

Myriam Francois Cerrah, Oxford University DPhil student in Middle East Politics, and regular contributor on current affairs, embraced Islam in 2003 aged 21. She is one of a growing number of educated middle class female converts to Islam in Britain.

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Manners Makes Man and Women

This lecture by Myriam Francois-Cerrah was delivered at the Light Upon Light Conference organized by JIMAS on Mon 9th April 2012.

Sister Myriam shares her reflections upon Adab, (manners or comportment), and how adab manifests itself throughout the five pillars of Islam.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FnIgVSAD_mg

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Is Islam a Better Guide for Life? BBC: The Big Questions

This BBC program in 2011 starts with an academic study on the rising number of UK women accepting Islam 

Sister Myriam's first intervention in the debate starts at minute 5:00

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jv-swFRRlUI

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Myriam Francois Cerrah in Bangladesh

A short documentary on Myriam Francois Cerrah's trip to Bangladesh.

Here she visits one of many orphanages to be rebuilt by Save An Orphan.

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The Big Questions - Do We Misunderstand Islam?

Sister Myriam's participation in one of the TV debates

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Myriam Francois Cerrah tells why she chose Islam British actress, Emilie

Francois (born in 1983) embraced Islam in 2003 after extensive research into the faith.

She is active as a spokesperson for Muslim understanding, appearing on BBC Big Questions alongside Dame Ann Leslie, Beverly Knight, Rev. Peter Owen-Jones, et al.

Myriam currently works as a freelance journalist, with her articles featured in The London Paper, Index on Censorship, the F-Word, the magazine Emel, and more

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"Muslims' in Matrimony" [Q & A Session]

Islamic Awareness Week 2012 @ University of Exeter (hosted by the Students' Islamic Society and Exeter Mosque).

Friday 16th March 2012.

Q & A Session with Myriam Francois-Cerrah:

Discusses the rights of man and wife in an Islamic marriage due to misconceptions about this topic hosted by the University of Exeter Islamic Society...

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Women in Islam: From Freedom to Oppression?

An intriguing talk by Myriam Cerrah about her conversion to Islam.

Not only did she cover women in Islam but also reminded us about men in Islam. (Second part of this video has a Q&A session)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LG89PZ1UwhM

(49 minutes)

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British Values, Universal Values?  (Video)

LBC's Nick Ferrari tells Channel 4 News that "we have to have one prominent faith in the UK" - Christianity.

Writer Myriam Francois-Cerrah argues that we should be promoting universal values instead.

http://www.channel4.com/news/trojan-horse-schools-british-values-universal-values-video

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Intrafaith Unity

A brief talk by Myriam Francois Cerrah, journalist and writer, on intrafaith unity, speaking at the Muslim Council of Britain's National Community Iftar, July 2014

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New Muslim - How I Became a Muslim?

Reflections on converts to Islam in the UK, and her personal journey

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Oxford Union Society Talk: Feminism Has Been Hijacked By White Middle Class Women

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