Professor Mohamed-Salah Omri

Professor of Arabic and Comparative Literature, Faculty of Oriental Studies; Fellow of St John's College


Professor Omri’s key research interests include modern Arabic literature, Francophone literature of the Maghreb, comparative and world literatures, literature and history. He has a particular interest in issues of narrative form, cultural politics and literature and knowledge. 


  • Arab culture
  • Arabic literature
  • The Maghreb
  • The southern Mediterranean
  • Tunisia


English, Arabic