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Fauziya Kassindja

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Fauziya Kassindja was born in 1977 in Kpalime, Togo, the youngest daughter of a wealthy, prominent family. She now lives in Alexandria, Virginia.

Layli Miller Bashir is a recent graduate from the American University Washington College of Law. She lives in Virginia with her husband.

Books by Fauziya Kassindja

Do They Hear You When You Cry

The dramatic story of Fauziya Kassindja, who fled her African homeland to escape female genital mutilation and forced polygamy.

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