Meet Morocco's Only Out Gay Novelist And Filmmaker
Abdellah Taia, now 40, emigrated to Paris in his mid-20s, but his work is rooted in his homeland, and his newly-released film, Salvation Army
, was set and filmed there. He talks about how conditions are improving - slowly - for gays in Morocco, and about his own feeling toward Islam and Muslim civilization.
The Atlantic 09/06/13