Weam Namou
وئام نعمو

Weam Namou

The author’s novel “The Feminine Art” was our was our Readers' book club selection for September 2010.
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Weam Namou is an award-winning author of 12 books, a speaker, journalist, and the vice president of Detroit Working Writers, a 117-year-old professional writing association. She is also an Arab America ambassador and a facilitator for Pachamama Alliance, a global community that helps create a sustainable future that works for all. Her book, The Great American Family: A Story of Political Disenchantment, won a 2017 Eric Hoffer Book Award.

Namou received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Wayne State University, studied fiction and memoir through various correspondence courses, poetry in Prague and screenwriting at MPI (Motion Picture Institute of Michigan). She has given readings, lectures, and workshops at numerous cultural and educational institutions and her poetry, essays, and articles have appeared in national and international journals. In 2012, she received a lifetime achievement award from E’Rootha, a local arts organization. She is a certified Reiki Master, Health Facilitator, a Sikkim Guardian, an ordained minister, and a graduate of best-selling author Lynn Andrews’ 4-year course of study and training in the sacred healing art.

For more information, visit www.weamnamou.com



What I Remember about Paris

A Letter Addressed to Me

- Midwife of Fallujah
- Bread and Blood in the Streets of Baghdad
- I am a Mute Iraq, With a Voice
- Operation Iraqi Freedom Enslaved Me
- The Dogs in America Live Better Than Us
- The Wild Adventures of War


Operation Iraqi Freedom Enslaved Iraqi Women

The Benefits of Islam – From A Christian’s Perspective

Iraq, Part of Our Heritage – Contrary to Popular Belief

Muslim Women Empowered by Their Religion

The Truth Behind the Veil


Over 60 nationwide radio interviews, some of which can be listened to/viewed by visiting these links:

Interview by Global Politician
Original English Version
Arabic Translation

Interview with Iraq Hurr (in Arabic)

Interview with Salah Kulato (in Arabic)

Interview with Supreme Master TV (in English)