Khaled Salem Al Jabri

20th Sep

An Emirati writer Born on August 1978, Graduated for UAEU on 2004, Works as Mechanical Engineer in ADNOC,  issued his first comedy novel “Harabat” on April 2013, Issued his first collection of stories titled: "smiles of the deaths", April 2009, Issued his second collection of stories titled: "second life", March 2010 (translated to German) and issued his first novel titled: "Pilgrim", June 2009.

Awarded the following:

• Third place in the short story competition in UAE University, 1999

• First place in the short story competition in UAE University, 2000

• Third place in the Joint competition (UAE University & Sultan Qaboos University), 2000

• First place in the Joint competition (UAE University & Sultan Qaboos University), 2004

• First place in the Gulf wide competition by Umm Al Moomeneen Society, 2004

• Tenth place in the competition organized by Al Sada Magazine (across the Arab World)

Khaled has decided now to specialize in Comedy Writing or in Comedy Scenario Script Write up.

Cartoonist: Working now as a cartoonist in Al Roeya Newspaper.

Worked as a cartoonist for the following magazines:

• Youth section in Al Khaleej Newspaper (2002 - 2010)

• "Esteraha Al Jumaa" section in Al Khaleej Newspaper (2005 - 2007)

• Al AAlam Newspaper (Sept 2007 - 2009)

• Sport section in Al Bayan Newspaper (2005 - 2006)

• Kawader magazine (Q1, 2012 - Present)

• Misc participation in the following:

• Durat Al Emarat Magazine

• Al Ain Municipality Magazine

• Wojood poetry Magazine

• Hetta Magazine website

Interviews:
Khaled has been hosted in the following interviews:

§  Good Morning Sharja program in Al Sharja Channel (dated: 6/8/2002)

§  Golf hit program during Ramadhan 2004 in Al Emarat Channel

§  Link program in Sama Dubai channel (dated: 21/7/2005)

§  Tawasul program in Sama Dubai channel (dated: 22/8/2008)

§  Rotana channel during July 2009

§  Al Emarat Channel (dated: 20/4/2010)

§  Al Sharja channel (dated: 25/5/2010)

§  Masaa Al Wasl program in Noor Dubai Channel (dated: 18/1/2012)

§  Al Sharja channel (dated: 11/6/2012)

§  Sama Dubai channel (dated: 14/6/2012)

§  “Min Al Khater” in Abu Dhabi TV (April 2013)

§  “Zahrat Al Khaleej” in Abu Dhabi TV (September 2013)

Exhibitions
Participated in the following exhibitions:
• Joint exhibition for fine art, Muscat dated: 19/3/2003

• Joint exhibition for UAE university in Marina Mall in 2007

• Joint exhibition for UAE university in Ibn Batuta Mall in 2007

• Personal exhibition in Mega Mall (Sharja) dated 4/6/2012

• Personal exhibition in the Arabian Club (Sharja) dated 12/6/2012

Publications:
• Food guidance booklet for UAE university

• Booklet for UAE university called "Caricature creativity"

• Safety Instruction booklet for Al Ain Civil Defense

• Collection of stories titled "Time Machine & other stories", March 2012 sponsored by Emirates

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