Dr. Ahlam Othman is an associate professor of English Language & Literature at the Faculty of Arts & Humanities, British University in Egypt. She has a Ph.D. in English Literature from Al-Azhar University and two MA degrees: one in English Literature from Al-Azhar University and the other in TEFL from the AUC. In addition, Dr. Othman has registered for another Ph.D. in Comparative Poetics. Dr. Othman’s research interests are English Literature, Comparative Literature, Literary Translation, and Interdisciplinary Studies. She has translated four volumes of poetry and a book on Comparative Poetics into English. In addition, she edited and participated in the translation of several books into Arabic. She is a board member of the Egyptian Society of Comparative Literature, editor of Muqaranat, an annual journal and a reviewer for the National Center for Translation.