A Bahraini writer, academic and cultural critic, Khadhim earned a PhD in Arabic Literature from the Cairo-based Institute for Arab Research and Studies of the League of Arab States in 2003, a Master’s degree in Modern Criticism from the University of Bahrain in 2001 and a BA in Arabic Language and Literature from the University of Bahrain in 1995. He is considered one of the foremost cultural authorities in Bahrain, and indeed the GCC Gulf and wider Arab world. He authored many articles that were published in various print and online media and participated in numerous intellectual events and symposia. In addition to his full-time job as a professor at the University of Bahrain, he also served as editor-in-chief of Awan magazine at the University of Bahrain until 2003 and currently serves as editor-in-chief of Cultures magazine at the university.
Where memory is the house of culture and knowledge; where the original council, separated by a cultural sidewalk that connects Muharraq with the intellectuals and writers of the world. The house itself, located at the heart of the city, opens its doors to cultural production in the fields of thought, literature, politics, philosophy, culture and art.Read More