Mohaiemen, Naeem

Naeem Mohaiemen is a filmmaker and digital-media activist. He is Editor of Shobak: Outsider Muslims, Assoc. Editor of Alt.Muslim and director of Muslims or Heretics, a documentary about struggles between progressive and radical Muslims. Naeem works with Bangladeshi digital media activists, including Drishtipat Human Rights and DRIK Photo. His research on ethnic cleansing of Buddhist Tribal Minorities in Bangladesh’s Chittagong Hill Tracts was published in the ASK Annual Report, which is used by Amnesty International. Naeem’s work has been featured in PBS NOW, The Washington Post, Tikkun Jewish Journal, Subcontinental, Channel 4 (UK), Chimurenga (South Africa), Wordt Vervolgd (Netherlands), New Internationalist (UK), Prothom Alo (Bangladesh), Dawn (Pakistan), Rediff (India), etc. His essay on “Islam & Hip Hop” will be published in the forthcoming Sound Unbound (DJ Spooky ed., MIT Press).