Dr Aminul Hoque is a lecturer in the Department of Educational Studies at Goldsmiths, University of London. His book British Islamic Identity: Third Generation Bangladeshis from East London is based on his ethnographic research encompassing the cultural, linguistic, national, religious and gender identities of young East London Bangladeshis.
Aminul’s work focuses on issues of multicultural Britain, identity, social justice, youth policy, religion, race relations and Islamic feminism. With over 24 years’ experience in the youth, community and voluntary sector, Aminul is a recognised expert in young people and cultural identity.
Author of British-Islamic Identity: Third generation Bangladeshis from East London
Presenter: A Very British History: British Bangladeshis, BBC4, Feb 2020
Presenter: Searching for Secrets: London, Smithsonian Channel, June 2021
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