Islam Whban

Islam Whban

Islam Whban, a specialized journalist in cultural affairs, born in Cairo in 1987. He began his journalistic career in 2016 and currently serves as the head of the cultural department at e3lam.com website. He is also the founder of the “Whban Library” group and blog. He has managed several prominent cultural groups in Egypt and is considered one of the leading figures in digital book marketing. He launched numerous cultural initiatives aimed at supporting publishing professionals, promoting reading, and combating book piracy. Additionally, Islam Whban as a media consultant for several Egyptian publishing houses. He served as the digital media editor-in-chief for the Cairo International Book Fair during its 50th edition and three consecutive editions. He has been actively involved in managing various cultural events and seminars and has been featured in several television programs discussing the book market and cultural landscape. He contributed to cultural segments on “Extra News” channel and has published numerous critical articles on various websites and literary journals.