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Rabia Chaudry

Biography

Rabia Chaudry

Rabia Chaudry is an attorney, advocate, podcaster, author of the New York Times bestseller ADNAN'S STORY, and executive producer of a four-part HBO documentary The Case Against Adnan Syed, which was based on her book. She is also co-producer and co-host of three podcasts: "Undisclosed" (360 million downloads), "The 45th" (four million downloads) and the new "The Hidden Djinn."

A 2021 Aspen Institute/ADL Civil Society Fellow and a 2016 Aspen Ideas Scholar, Chaudry serves on the Vanguard Board at the Aspen Institute. She is a Fellow of the Truman National Security Project, a Fellow of the American Muslim Civic Leadership Institute, and a Fellow of the Shalom Hartman Institute. Currently, she is a founding board member of the Inter-Jewish Muslim Alliance and the Muslim Jewish Advisory Council, both of which focus on building Muslim-Jewish coalitions around pressing policy issues and educating across communities to break barriers.

Rabia Chaudry

Books by Rabia Chaudry

by Rabia Chaudry - Memoir, Nonfiction

According to family lore, when Rabia Chaudry’s family returned to Pakistan for their first visit since moving to the United States, two-year-old Rabia was more than just a pudgy toddler. Despite her parents plying her with all the wrong foods, they were highly concerned for the future for their large-sized daughter. How would she ever find a suitable husband? Soon she would leave behind fast food and come to love the Pakistani foods of her heritage, learning to cook them with wholesome ingredients and eat them in moderation. FATTY FATTY BOOM BOOM is a searingly honest portrait of a woman grappling with a body that gets the job done but refuses to meet the expectations of others.