Arabic Linguistic Lecture Series

2018 - 2019

Atiqa Hachimi (University of Toronto - Scarborough)

Title: "Policing Dialect Loyalty: Style and Ideologies of Language and Gender in Moroccan Digital Discourse"

When: April 16, 3:30 PM

Where: Poulton 230


Abbas Benmamoun - POSTPONED UNTIL FALL 2019

When: March 22, 3:30 PM

Where: Poulton 230

Abdulkafi Albirini (Utah State University)

Title: "Standard Arabic: Between Typology and Proficiency"

When: March 1, 3:30 PM

Where: Poulton 230


Abstract and Bio

Youssef A. Haddad (University of florida)

Title: "Syntax and Pragmatics, Their Interplay and Respective Independence, Evidence from Arabic Attitude Datives"

When: February 20, 3:30 PM

Where: Poulton 230


Abstract and Bio

 2017 - 2018

Adam Ussishkin (University of Arizona)

Title: "Roots or Constants? On the Early Role of Morphology in Lexical Access"

When: March 16, 3:30 PM

Where: Poulton 230



Liesbeth Zack (Universiteit van Amsterdam)

Title: "Interpreting Historical Linguistic Texts: The Case of 19th-Century Egyptian Arabic"

When: 12 April, 3:00pm

Where: McShain Lounge Small (McCarthy Hall)

Jonathan Owens (University of Bayreuth)

Title: "Arabic Exceptionalism and the Dangers of Metonymic Thinking"

When: 13 November, 3:00pm

Where: ICC 241


John Eisele (College of William and Mary)

Title: "The 'Arabic Links' project: Dealing with Linguistic Reality, Dissonance, and Choice in Teaching Arabic"

When: 29 September, 4:00pm

Where: Poulton 230