Anna Piela

Anna PielaAnna Piela is Lecturer in Religious Studies, Department of Humanities, Leeds Trinity University. Her PhD, completed at the University of York, focused on Islamic knowledge production in Muslim women’s online groups. She has published a monograph titled Muslim Women Online: Faith and Identity Online and articles in academic journals, most recently in The Muslim World. Currently she is working on a research project that examines identities and experiences of niqab-wearing Muslim women in the UK.

Niqabis in the British mass media