Batool Khattab

Affiliation: Arabic
Lecturer in Arabic

Her research interests include the significance of space and memory in theater performance, cross-cultural theater, second language pedagogy, and the role of culture in second language acquisition.

Batool Khattab earned her BA in English Literature (Drama), her MA, and her PhD at the Faculty of Al-Alsun (Languages), the department of English in Ain Shams University, Cairo-Egypt. She has extensively taught Arabic and English as foreign languages in Egypt and the United States. Prior to Bowdoin, Batool taught Arabic Language and Culture at Williams College, Middlebury College and Tufts University. 

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  • PhD, Ain Shams University
  • MA, Ain Shams University
  • BA, Ain Shams University