Who Is She
Senior Instructor of Rhetoric and Composition
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Contact information / Work
The American University in Cairo
Rhetoric and Composition
PhD, English Literature, Cairo University, 2012.
MA, English and Comparative Literature, American University in Cairo, 2003.
BA, English and Comparative Literature, American University in Cairo, 2000.
Children’s literature and Creative Writing for Children
Arab YA and picturebooks
Critical discourse analysis
Senior Instructor of Rhetoric and Composition, The American University in Cairo, 2006-present.
Freelance Children’s Publications Consultant, Translator and Editor, 2008-present.
Editorial Assistant, Alif: Journal of Comparative Poetics, The American University in Cairo, 2005- 2006.
Strategic Alliances Manager and Website Editor, EuroServices International, Surrey, UK, 2001-2003.
Honorary office and memberships:
Jury member, Hans Christian Andersen Award, 2016-2018.
IBBY Egypt board member and Bookbird correspondent, August 2012-present.
Productions and works:
She has 8 books review, 3 online articles, 2 book chapters and 4 peer-reviewed articles.
She has 15 Arabic to English book translations, and 6 English to Arabic book translations.
Tewfick Doss Award for the best thesis, The American University in Cairo, 2003.
Writing Center Fellowship, Department of English and Comparative Literature, 2001-2003.