Tariq Khawaji is a writer and film critic. He worked at the Ministry of Education before moving to Saudi Aramco and joining King Abdul Aziz Center for World Cultural (Ithra) to work as a cultural and media content supervisor. He currently heads the library at Ithra. Dr.Tariq wrote for several newspaper columns, including Asharq Al-Awsat, AlWatan , and Al Riyadh. He has also published two books: “The Anime Castle: Intrusion Experiment" and "The Piper at the Gates of Dawn". He is a graduate of the Theology and Contemporary Doctrines from Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University.