Welcome on MEDiakitab blog. This program aims at sharing information and ressources dedicated to reading and writing practices, from story telling to digital form, in the Euro-Mediterranean space.

MEDiakitab association, located in Marseille, is in charge of administrating the blog. Contents are a reflection of the activities, analysis and knowledge developped by the network members.


Samar al-Qutob

Samar al-Qutob is Palestinian / Jordanian passport, born in 1954 in Nablus- Palestine

Education :

1986  Post Graduate Diploma in translation, English – Arabic, Arabic- English , the   Polytechnic Of  Central London – now became one of the schools of the University Of Westminster, UK

Current position :
Coordinator of the children librarie’s network in the West Bank /Palestine – Tamer institute for community education. http://www.tamerinst.org/

Main aspects careers :

Journalist, interpreter, translator specially involved in translation for publishing, Samar al-Qutob worked as coordinator, assistant resarchers in University, free lance translator in various fields, in Rammalah, Jérusalem, Amman and London.