Dr Hajer Abdurrahman Harrathi

Dr Hajer Abdurrahman Harrathi

Dr Hajer Abdurrahman Harrathi

Associate Professor
Phone: +968 26850100 Extn: 234
Location: Barka building

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Hajer Harrathi is an Associate Professor of Arabic Literature and Cultural Studies at the Faculty of Arts and Education in Sohar University, Oman. She joined Sohar University after a long teaching career at several Tunisian universities. She has been teaching different subjects in Arabic Language and Literature. She is noted for her vast research on Arab women’s literature and history, literary saloons for Arab women, women’s poetry in Andalusia, and the wisdom and power of Arab women. She has written many journal articles, conference proceedings, book chapters, and books about several topics related to her research, and taken an active part in many national, regional, and international conferences.


  • Ph.D. In Arabic Literature & Arabic Studies. University of Manouba, Tunisia. 2012
  • MA/DEA in Arabic Literature. University of Manouba, Tunisia. 1999​
  • BA. In Arabic Language and Literature. University of Tunisia, Tunisia, 1995.

Teaching Interest

  • Arabic Literature & Arabic Studies
  • Andalusian Literature
  • Modern Arabic Civilization
  • Modern Arabic Poetry
  • History of Fiction & Authorship in Arabia
  • Abaside Literature
  • Translation (Arabic to French)
  • Comparative Literature
  • Translation (French to Arabic)
  • Literature of Consecutive Ages
  • General Arabic Language
  • Ancient Arabic Civilization
  • Arts of Writing & Oral Expression ​

Research Interest

  • Literary studies
  • Cultural studies
  • Literary criticism
  • Women’s History
  • Feminist Studies
  • Women’s Literary Saloons​​

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