Metaverse Muslim: playing out our mongrel selves

Tasnim has been exploring digital life and Islam for a couple of years.  She looks at the use of clothing on avatars and whether there is a difference in exploring and expression opinions in online spaces.

“I’ve come across a number of projects and articles examining Muslims and the metaverse, from virtual hajj tours and Islamic sacred spaces in Second Life to academic articles on the concept of “e-hijab,” which the author describes as Muslim women whose avatars wear the e-hijab as a clear visual manifestation of religious identity”

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