Layla Abdullah-Poulos holds a B.A. in Historical Studies and Literature, M.A. in Liberal Studies, and an A.C. in Women and Gender Studies. She is a homeschooling mother, adjunct instructor, anti-racism trainer and gender equity advocate.
Layla is a cultural critic with a background in literary criticism specializing in romance. She is the founder and managing editor of the NbA Muslims blog on Patheos and a contributor to multiple peer-reviewed and popular online publications. An award-winning writer and bestselling Amazon author, her writing and social commentary highlight issues at intersections of faith, race, and gender.