Amr Muneer Dahab

is a Sudanese-born essayist and poet, best known for his critical essays tackling controversial cultural, literary, intellectual, and political issues in the Arab world and worldwide. His over twenty years’ experience as a columnist in opinion journalism, in addition to his academic engineering degree and relevant practical career, allowed his words to be architected in a skillfully depict reality with honesty, objectivity, and creativity.

Personal Life

  • Born in Khartoum, Sudan
  • Received his primary and secondary education in Sudan
  • Moved with his family to Kuwait where he completed high school
  • Joined the Faculty of Engineering/Electrical Engineering Department at Mansoura University in Egypt
  • Had been to many countries, and settled in the United Arab Emirates to work in the field of electrical engineering while writing in the Sudanese newspapers

Writing Journey

  • Started writing poetry at high school
  • Kept and developed his poetic experience throughout university study years.
  • Received poetry awards during college years, including the First Level Prize of Poetry at the 14th Youth Cultural and Artistic Meeting of Egyptian Universities in 1989
  • After graduation from University, he opted for the essay as a form of writing with all its literary and journalistic dimensions
  • Worked for many Sudanese newspapers starting from the mid-1990s
  • Has more than thirty five books published in Arabic and English
  • Many Arab newspapers have been concerned with his works and seminars
  • His lectures received much attention and coverage from the part of the Media
  • Has been received by many radio and television channels to talk about his work and experience as an essayist and writer

Amr’s Books in English

  • Damn the Novel: When a Privileged Genre Prevails Over All Forms of Creative Writing (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2018)
  • Facing Troublemakers (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2020)
  • You Are Always Good to Go (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Life Painkillers (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Cuisine: Feeling Food (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Reading (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Pocket: Your Personal Economy (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Inspire (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Criticizing (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Stubborn in Love: Poems (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Deep (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2021)
  • Wisdom Highway (AuthorHouse – Bloomington, Indiana 2022)

Amr’s Books in Arabic

  • Between the Average Writer and Osama Anwar Okasha (Khartoum as the Capital of Arabic Culture 2006)
  • Sudanese Genes (Dar Azza – Khartoum 2010)
  • The Sudanese Character in the Eyes of the Sudanese Elite (Dar Azza – Khartoum 2010)
  • From a Non-Professional Listener to Mohamed Wardi (Dar Al Mahrousa – Cairo 2011)
  • Wisdom Highway (Dar Al Mahrousa – Cairo 2011)
  • O Writers Be Humble (Editions Difaf – Beirut 2013)
  • No Compulsion in Revolution (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Dar Al- Aman – Rabat, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2013)
  • Tales of a Poor Expatriate (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Dar Al- Aman – Rabat 2014)
  • Your Bedroom in Globalization (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Dar Al- Aman – Rabat 2014)
  • Some of My Improprieties (Dar Al-Yasmeen – Sharjah 2015)
  • On the Margins of the Sudanese Character (Dar Al Mahrousa – Cairo 2015)
  • Arab Genes: The Unrevealed Phases of the Arab Character (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2015)
  • The Sudanese Character Between Tayeb Salih and Hassan  Al -Turabi (Dar Al Mosawarat – Khartoum 2016)
  • Memories of Easygoing Students (Dar Al Mosawarat – Khartoum 2016)
  • O Old Man: About Aging (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria, Dar Oma – Baghdad 2016)
  • Damn the Novel: When a Privileged Genre Prevails Over All Forms of Creative Writing (Arab Scientific Publishers – Beirut 2017)
  • Feelings and Ideas I Do Not Own (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria, Dar Al- Aman – Rabat, Everything Library – Haifa, Palestine 2018)
  • Halfa and the Sudanese Character (Dar Madarat – Khartoum 2019)
  • Who Are We? The Question Is Inevitable (Dar Madarat – Khartoum 2019)
  • Genres War (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2019)
  • The Sudanese Character: The Complete Works (Dar Al Mosawarat – Khartoum 2019)
  • Revolutionary Genes (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2020)
  • A Collection of a Resigned Poet: Poems (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2020)
  • For Her Passionately: Poems (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2020)
  • Everything in Life Is a Trend (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2020)
  • Literary Atheism (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2021)
  • Egyptian Genes (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2021)
  • Fame Logarithms (Editions Difaf – Beirut, Editions El Ikhtilef – Algeria 2022)

العربية

عمرو منير دهب

الميلاد *

الخرطوم – السودان *

Francais

À PROPOS D’AMR

Amr Muneer Dahab est un ecrivain et poète soudanais, principalement connu pour ses essais critiques sur des questions culturelles, littéraires, intellectuelles et politiques controversées dans le monde arabe et dans le monde.

Español

SOBRE AMR

Amr Muneer Dahab es un ensayista y poeta sudanés, ampliamente conocido por sus ensayos críticos, en los que trata temas controvertidos de carácter cultural, literario, intelectual y político, relacionados tanto con el mundo árabe, como internacional

Deutsch

ÜBER AMR

Amr Muneer Dahab ist ein sudanesischer Essayist und Dichter, bekannt für seine kritischen Essays über kontroverse kulturelle, literarische, intellektuelle und politische Themen in der arabischen Welt und weltweit.

Italiano

SU AMR

AAmr Muneer Dahab è un saggista e poeta sudanese, noto soprattutto per i suoi saggi critici che affrontano controversie questioni culturali, letterarie, intellettuali e politiche nel mondo arabo e in tutto il mondo.

汉语

AMR 简介

苏丹散文家和诗人, 以其评论文章而著称,文章内容涉及阿拉伯世界和全世界有争议的文化、文学、知识和政治等问题。他在新闻评论领域拥有20多年的专栏作家经验