About Professor Dr. Khalil al Sheikh

A seasoned researcher, critic and translator, Dr. Al Sheikh is a Professor of Arabic Language and Literature at Jordan’s Yarmouk University and holds a doctorate in comparative critical studies from Germany’s Bonn University.
Dr. Al Sheikh has served as visiting professor at several universities and published more than 25 adjudged papers and a number of studies in comparative and literary criticism, novel writing and autobiography. Dr. Al Sheikh has translated from German into Arabic many critical studies, creative works and adolescent literature including: Kafkas’ Diary; Herta Müllers’ noble prize- winning novel ‘Even Back Then, the Fox Was the Hunter’ and the acclaimed Ingo Schultz novel ‘Adam and Evelyn.’

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