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English and Arabic language educator

Shakir Mustafa, Iraqi English and Arabic language educator. Member Modern Foreign Languages, Union of Writers in Iraq.

Background

Mustafa, Shakir was born on June 15, 1952 in Baghdad, Iraq. Came to the United States, 1990. Son of Mahmoud Mustafa and Zakiya Mahdi.

Education

Bachelor in English Literature, Baghdad University, 1974. Master of Arts in English Literature, Baghdad University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Indiana University, 1999.

Career

Vice chairman English department Mosul (Iraq) University, 1988-1990. Visiting assistant professor Indiana University, 1999-2000. Assistant professor Boston University, since 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: To the Promised Land through Gas Chambers: Zionism and the Jewish Novel in America, 1980, Literary Translation, 2 vols., 1984, 85, Seventeenth-Century English Poetry, 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Co-editor: A Century of Irish Drama, 2000. Translator Arabic literature.

Membership

Member Modern Foreign Languages, Union of Writers in Iraq.

Connections

Married Nawal Nasrallah, April 15, 1979.

father:
Mahmoud Mustafa

mother:
Zakiya Mahdi

spouse:
Nawal Nasrallah