Prof. Dr. Shahab Yar Khan


Shahab Yar Khan, born 1967 in Lahore; 1989: BA degree in English after studying at the Government College in Lahore and at the University of Punjab in Lahore; 1993: MA degree from the University of Punjab in Lahore; 1994-1995: Research Fellowship at the Keynesian Institute of Management of Sciences (London University); 2007: PhD from the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina ("Influences of Shakespearan Drama on the 20th century Post-Colonial Literature"); He was a senior teacher for English Literature Studies at the London University (1994-1996), a senior teaching assistant for English Literature at the Mohamedan Anglo-Oriental College in Lahore (1995 -1998), a visiting professor of Shakespearan Studies at the International University of Sarajevo (2008-2009), a visiting professor for doctoral studies in English Literature at the International Burch University, Sarajevo, a visiting Professor of English Literature at the Džemal Bijedić University in Mostar (1999-2012); since 2008 founding member and coordinator of the Iqbal Chair at the Faculty of Islamic Studies at the Sarajevo University; since 1998 professor of English Renaissance Literature, Shakespeare and his era, contemporary Shakespeare, practical Shakespeare, English novel of the 18th and 19th century and founder of the Shakespeare Drama Club (1999).


King Lear, story of an Albion, Lahore 2016.

Iqbal za sve ("Iqbal for all"), Ibn Sina Research Institute Sarajevo, 2014.

English Novel of 18th and 19th Century, Sarajevo 2013.

O Šekspirovim tragedijama (vol. II), Sarajevo 2012.

O Šekspirovim tragedijama (vol. II), Sarajevo 2008.

From Renaissance to Classicism, Mostar 2006.

Critical Notes on Hamlet, Lahore 1993.

Gayaan (a collection of poetry in Urdu), Lahore 1991.

Articles (from 2009-2015)

"Iqbal's critical Approach on the Western Civilization", FIN, Sarajevo 2014.

"Poetic Experience", IUS, Sarajevo 2014.

"Quintessence of Dust", FIN, Sarajevo 2014.

"Woman in Shakespearan Drama and Sufi Literature", Islamic Community Magazine, Zagreb 2014.

"Shakespeare, the Illuminationist", in: Kelam-Al Sifa, Sarajevo 2011.

"Shakespeare - New Dimension - The Way of Life", in: Social Sciences, Second International Symposium, International Burch University 2010.

"Multiculturalism, a literary Myth, a Dream, a Reality", in: Unity and Plurality in Europe, International Forum Bosnia 2009.

"Othello, a Clash of Civilizations", in: Pismo, Sarajevo 2008/2009.

"Visionary Company, the University Wits", in: Pismo (Sarajevo), Život (Mostar), in print.

"The Aftermaths of Post-Colonial Era", in: Pismo (Sarajevo), Život (Mostar), in print.