AGYA Member

Anis Ben Amor


Areas of Expertise for Media Inquiries:
Cultural and Literary Studies, Translation

About me

I am Lecturer at the Higher Institute of Humanities at the University of Tunis El Manar in Tunisia (German Culture and Society, Translation).

Within AGYA, I am looking forward to establishing cooperation with partners from Germany and Arab countries in the field of education to open up new perspectives of research.

Current projects


  • Member of the AGYA Working Group Arab and German Education

Academic Career

2014 - Lecturer at Higher Institute of Humanities of Tunis, University Tunis El Manar
2013 -
Project Coordinator of German-Tunisian Al-Tawasul Project “Tunisia in Transition”
2011 -
Lecturer at the Institute of Work and Social Sciences, Carthage University
2011 -
Project Coordinator at Friedrich Naumann Foundation, Tunis Office
2009 -
Project Coordinator of Neighbourhood Management Programs in Berlin-Neukölln
2005 -
Doctor of Philosophy in Literary Studies, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
1998 -
MA in Literary and Cultural Studies, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

Selected Publications


  • Ben Amor, Anis: « Emergence de nouveaux paradigmes littéraires en Afrique subsaharienne: le cas de Dambudzo Marechera ». In La Question de l’auteur en littératures africaines [Actes du 14e Congrès de l’APELA, 22-24 septembre 2011, Aix-la-Chapelle], volume édité par Anne Begenat-Neuschäfer et Catherine Mazauric, Frankfurt-am-Main et al., Peter Lang, collection « Sprachen Literaturen Kulturen – Aachener Beiträge zur Romania », 2015. pp. 129-138.
  • Ben Amor, Anis: « Littérature africaine et surréalisme ». In Actes du colloque international: L’étude comparée et le dialogue des littératures. Sous la direction de Mahmoud Tarchouna. Du 28 au 30 avril 2014 à Carthage. Beit El Hikma: Carthage. 2014. pp. 165-208.
  • Ben Amor, Anis & Edmund Ratka: "A Yearning for Emancipation", in Europe from the Outside: Expectations of Europe's External Cultural Relations. Culture Report, Vol. 6 of the Eunic Yearbook 2013/2014. pp. 49-54.


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