Azza A Heikal , Ph.D.

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Biography

  • Prof. Azza Ahmed Heikal is a writer , a critic, and a professor of comparative literature. She is a member in a number of media , cultural, and women committees and associations. She is also an activist in the field of women issues.

Courses Added

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AX 402 - Culture affairs

2007 Fall View All Content
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ELI212+ALI212 - ESP (II)

2002 Fall View All Content
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EX 405 - Business Ethics

2008 Fall View All Content
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Ex402 - Cultural Affairs

2007 Fall View All Content
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Ex402 - Cultural Affairs

2008 Fall View All Content
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Ex402 - Cultural Affairs

2009 Fall View All Content
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Ex402 - Cultural Affairs

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EX406 - Speech and communication skills

2009 Fall View All Content
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LCI112 - Introduction to Literary Texts

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LCI112 - Introduction to Literary Texts

2013 Spring View All Content
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LCN125 - Novel (1)

2013 Fall View All Content
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LCN125 - Novel (1)

2013 Spring View All Content
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LCN241 - Novel (2)*

2013-2014 Spring View All Content
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LH 193 - Eng II (Ar)

2006 Fall View All Content
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LH132 - ESP 2

1998 Fall View All Content
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LH135 - English For Specific Purposes I

1998 Fall View All Content
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LH135 - English For Specific Purposes I

1999 Fall View All Content
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LH135 - English For Specific Purposes I

2000 Fall View All Content
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LH135 - English For Specific Purposes I

2001 Fall View All Content
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LH135 - English For Specific Purposes I

2004 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

1998 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

1999 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

2000 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

2001 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

2002 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

2003 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

2004 Fall View All Content
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LH136 - English For Specific Purposes II

2005 Fall View All Content
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LH192 - ENGLISH FOR BUSINESS (1)

2006 Fall View All Content
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LH192 - ENGLISH FOR BUSINESS (1)

2006 Spring View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

1998 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

1999 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2000 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2001 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2002 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2003 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2004 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2005 Fall View All Content
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LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2006 Fall View All Content
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Work Experience

  • Professor, Jan 2012 - up till now
    16- Dean of College of Language and Communication, at the Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport (AAST) / Cairo
    AAST 16- Dean of College of Language and Communication, at the Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport (AAST) / Cairo
  • Professor, Jan 2008 - Jan 2012
    Institute of Language Studies
  • Professor, Jan 2005 - Jan 2006
    Faculty of Mass Media, English Section
    Cairo University

  • Associate professor,, Jan 2002 - Jan 2006
    ُEnglish
    Faculty of Alsun
  • Professor, Jan 2002 - Jan 2005
    International Academy for Mass Media Sciences
  • Associate professor,, Jan 2000 - Jan 2008
    Head of Institute of Language Studies
    AAST
  • Professor, Sep 1998 - up till now
    Language &Communication
    AAST
    Dean of College of Language and Communication
  • Lecturer, Jan 1994 - Jan 1996
    Faculty of Commerce, English Section
    Faculty of Alsun, Ain Shams University
  • Lecturer, Jan 1994 - Jan 1995
    Faculty of Commerce, English Section
    Cairo University
  • Lecturer, Jan 1991 - Jan 2002
    ُEnglish
    Faculty of Alsun
  • Asistant lecturer, Jan 1990 - Jan 1993
    ُEnglish
    Sadat Academy for Business administration
  • Asistant lecturer, Jan 1990 - Jan 1991
    ُEnglish
    Faculty of Alsun, Ain Shams University
  • Lecturer, Jan 1985 - Jan 1994
    Institute of preparing Leaders
  • Demonstrator, Jan 1984 - Jan 1986
    ُEnglish
    Cairo University
  • Lecturer, Jan 1960 - Jan 2000
    ُEnglish
    Faculty of Linguistics and translation

Education

  • Phd- First Honor degree in Literature, Cairo University, Jan 1991
  • MA with Excellence degree in Literature, Cairo University, 1986, Jan 1986
  • BA in Faculty of Arts- English Department, • Cairo University – Faculty of Arts- English Department 1981, Jan 1981

List of Publications

    • Prof Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Egypt: A Feminist Identity" , University of Seville, School of Communication,Gender and Communication , 2014.
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    • Azza AHmed HEikal, "Lost Manديوان رجل تاه" , –. General Egyptian Book Association, Cairo,2009 * ،2009، الهيئة المصرية العامة للكتاب ، القاهرة , 2009.
           
           
    • Azza A Heikal, "The Artistic Adaptation not the Religious Interpretation of Naguib Mahfouz“ Sons of Our Alley" , Alif Journal of Comparative Poetics No. 28, 2008 , 2008.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Literature, and the Challenges of a New Century" , Ain Shams University, Faculty of Alsun- Language, April 2007 , 2007.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "أزمة ترجمة المصطلح" , مجلس الأعلى للثقافة - لجنة الدراسات الادبية و اللغوية - مؤتمر اللغة العربية و قضايا العصر – – ديسمبر 2006 , 2006.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "The Liberation of Manتحرير الرجل" , , Cairo, Nadht Misr2006 دار نهضة مصر القاهرة 2006 , 2006.
           
           
    • Prof Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Narratology Discloses the “ Self” in Muriel Spark & Margret Drabble" , Cairo Studies in English, Faculty of Arts. Cairo University, 2001. , 2005.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Egyptian Fiction at the Turn of the Century" , . Mansoura Universty 2005 , 2005.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Readings of Heart of Darkness," , Mansoura Universty 2005 , 2005.
           
           
    • Azza A Heikal, "The Sacred Powers of Culture in Naipaul’s Half a Lifeand Taher’s Aunty Saffeyya and the Convent," , Cairo University,2005 , 2005.
           
           
    • Azza Heikal, "Power and the Role of Intellectual" , Cairo University, Faculty of Arts – November 2005 , 2005.
           
           
    • Azza AHmed Heikal, "Two Voices in Reflection : Wise Children & The Documents of Lady “R”" , Jordan Philadilfia Universty 2004 , 2004.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Differnce, Gender, and Colonizations in Coetzee’s Disgrace." , Helwan Universty 2004 , 2004.
           
           
    • Azza Heikal, "Cultural Encounters : Comparative Studies of Modern Arabic and English Literatureفي الآدب المقارن" , . General Egyptian Book Association,Cairo, 2004 * ،2004، الهيئة المصرية العامة للكتاب ، القاهرة , 2004.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Literature in Translation" , Philadelphia University, Jordan, -March 2004 , 2004.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "The Interaction between Languages" , Helwan University, Faculty of Arts- , LSP, Culture , Literature - November 2004 , 2004.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Egyptian Book Associationمرأه من زمن ات" , Collected Short Stories ‘ A Woman from the Future’. General ,Cairo, 2003 *ا ، 2003، الهيئة المصرية العامة للكتاب ، القاهرة , 2003.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "New Reading of Old Masters" , Ain Shams University, Faculty of Arts -March 2003 , 2003.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Decoding Narrative Techniques in Joseph Andrews and Hadith Eisa Eben Hisham" , Faculty of Arts – Cairo University 2002. , 2002.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Tone and Culture in The Various Translations of Yusef ldris" , Faculty of Arts Bulletin, Cairo University, , 2001.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "-Cross Culture Images in The Heart of Darkness and Season of Migration To The North" , Sahefat Al Alsun.Faculty of Al Alsun, Ain Shams University, 2001. , 2001.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Reading Ourselves: Jean Rhys’s Good Morning Mid Night & Wide Sargasso Sea. Philology" , Faculty of Arts Bulletin, Ain Shams University, 2001. , 2001.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "El Hussein A Revolutionist and a Martyr & Murder in The Cathedral: A Comparative Study of Two Contemporary Poetic Plays. History in Literature" , , published by The Department of English, Faculty of Arts. Cairo University, 1995. Presented in The Third International Symposium on Comparative Literature Dec. 1994. , 2001.
           
           
    • Azza A Heikal, "1. Features of a Contemporary Woman *ملامح امرأة عصرية ، 2000 ، مكتبه الاسره" , General Egyptian Book Association, Cairo, 2000 , 2000.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Collected poems “ Yes, I am a woman.ديوان نعم اني امرأة" , General Egyptian Book Association, Cairo, 2000 * ، 2002 ، الهيئة المصرية العامة للكتاب ، القاهرة , 2000.
           
           
    • Azza AHmed Heikal, "The Use of Folk Themes in The Contemporary Fiction with Special Reference to: Song of Solomon, The Road, and Kandeel Omm Hashem." , Presented in The International Conference On Comparative Studies Faculty of Arts - Classics Department Jan. 1996, Published in Al-Azhar University, Faculty of Languages & Translation Studies, 1997. , 1997.
           
           
    • Azza Ahmed Heikal, "The Language of Time and Place: A Comparative Study of El-Nadaha “The Siren” and The Great Gatsby." , Presented and published in The Fourth International Symposium on Comparative Literature Faculty of Arts Cairo University, Dec. 1996. , 1996.
           
           
    • Proff Azza Ahmed Heikal, "Wide SargassoSea. “A Thematic study:Escaping from The Atic”," , Philology. Faculty of Arts Bulletin, Ain Shams University, 1995 , 1995.
           
           

Affiliation

  • Autonoma Barcelona University
  • Brunel university, UK
  • Kent university, UK
  • Ministery for Foreign Affairs
  • National Council for Women
  • Supreme Council for Culture

Teaching

  • Comparative Literature
    Literary texts
    Translation
    Essay
    Writing and Reporting

Fields of Interest

  • • Participating in a Discussion session of the novel The beginning of Daylight by Saad El Qersh,
  • Member of the Cultural Supreme Council Media Committee 2013- Till Present time
  • • Presenting a paper on translations of Yusef Idris in the International Conference of Translation
  • Member of Media Committee in the Ministery of Foreign Affairs 2014- Till Present Time
  • • Presenting a paper on The Image of Woman in Mahfouz’s discussed at the Cairo International Boo
  • • Participating in a Discussion session of the novel The Lunatic by Mohey Ismael, 2011
  • • Participating in a seminar trainning workshop about women political participation in the coming
  • - Member of National Council For Women deputy of the International Relations Committee
  • • Member of the Egyptian Women Writers Association since 2000
  • • Writing critical articles and short stories published in most of the Egyptian magazines and news
  • • Participating in most of the academic conferences related to literature and language in Egypt.
  • • Member of the committee of Literary and Linguistics studies in the High Council of Culture 2005-
  • • Member of the jury committee of the Cairo festeival for Radio and Television.
  • • Participating in a Discussion session of the short stories Koko by Hisham Abdel Ghaffar, 2011
  • • Preparing many programmes at the Egyptian Radio and Television since 1999
  • • Writing a weekly column on Dramatic and Artistic Criticism in El-Wafd Newspaper since 1990
  • • Member of the preparatory Committee for the Egyptian International Book Fair \ 2000 – 2002

Honours & Awards

  • Excellence Certificate from Cairo Governorate 1998-2011

Community Service

  • Egyptian Women Writers Association since 2000
    Member of the Egyptian Women Writers Association since 2000
  • women political participation in the coming parlementary elections
  • Cairo festeival for Radio and Television
    Member of the jury committee of the Cairo festeival for Radio and Television
  • Discussion session of the novel The beginning of Daylight by Saad El Qersh, 2009
  • Discussion session of the novel The Lunatic by Mohey Ismael, 2011
  • Discussion session of the short stories Koko by Hisham Abdel Ghaffar, 2011
  • El-Wafd Newspaper since 1990
    Writing a weekly column on Dramatic and Artistic Criticism in El-Wafd Newspaper since 1990
  • Member of National Council For Women deputy of the International Relations Committee
  • programmes at the Egyptian Radio and Television since 1999
  • The Image of Woman in Mahfouz’s discussed at the Cairo International Book Fairs
  • The preparatory Committee for the Egyptian International Book Fair \ 2000 – 2002

Others

  • Reading
    Music
    Writing

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