Tareq Imam is an Egyptian writer and critic. He is a member of the Egyptian Journalists’ Syndicate and currently works as Assistant Editor-in-Chief and Culture Section Manager of the Radio and Television magazine in Cairo.
He has participated in many cultural events, and was selected as a member of the Preparatory Committee of the Cairo International Novel Forum in 2015, and as a jury member for the Spanish International Museum of the Word prize.
He is the author of 11 novels, most recently The Taste of Sleep and The City with No Walls. Some of his works have been translated into English, French, Spanish and Italian. His novel The Silence of the Killers is currently being adapted as a film.