Parween Habib is a poet, literary and cultural researcher, and media expert. She has overseen specialist training for Dubai Media Incorporated and helped to launch highly successful cultural dialogue programmes, the first of their kind in the Gulf.
In 2011, she won the Dynamic Women Prize awarded by The George Washington University.
She is the author of two critical works and three poetry collections. Her book on Techniques of Expression in the Poetry of Nizar Qabbani is part of the Arabic language curriculum at secondary school level in Bahrain.
She has conducted televised interviews with 500 Arab novelists, poets and thinkers.