May Hawas

May  Hawas is Lecturer in World and Global Literatures at Cambridge University, and Valerie Eliot Fellow in English at Newnham College. She is the author of Politicising World Literature: Egypt, Between Pedagogy and the Public (2019) and editor of The Routledge Companion to World Literature and World History (2018). She is also a founding member of The Journal of World Literature.