Ibn Rushd Fund for Freedom of Thought

Dr. Khaled Hroub

Khaled Hroub (born 1965 near Bethlehem) is the Director of Cambridge Arab Media Project (CAMP) at the University of Cambridge, where he also teaches contemporary Middle East politics and history. He is the author of several books on political Islam that appeared in different languages. In Arabic he published a poetry volume (Cairo, 2009), a literary collection (Beirut, 2009), and recently a current affairs account (Fragility of Ideology and the Might of Politics, Beirut, 2010).  He hosted a weekly book review show (Al- Kitab khayru jalees – A book is your best company) on Al-Jazeera Channel from 2000 to 2006. Hroub lives in Cambridge, UK.