Arabic Lecture Series

2016-2017

Mohamed El-Sharkawi (Wayne State University)

"The ecology of Language Variation in Arabic"
3 April, 2:00-4:00pm, CCAS Boardroom (ICC 241)

 


2012-2013

Jonathan Owens (University of Bayreuth)
"Arabic Exceptionalism and the Dangers of Metonymic Thinking"
13 November, 3:00pm, ICC 241

Liesbeth Zack (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
"Interpreting Historical Linguistic Texts: The Case of 19th-Century Egyptian Arabic"
12 April, 3:00pm, McShain Lounge Small (McCarthy Hall)


2011-2012

John Eisele (College of William and Mary)
"The 'Arabic Links' project: Dealing with Linguistic Reality, Dissonance, and Choice in Teaching Arabic"
29 September, 4:00pm, Poulton 230

Clive Holes (University of Oxford)
"Colloquial poetry: the vox populi of the Arabs"
31 October, 4:00pm, ICC 241 (CCAS Boardroom) 


2010-2011

Claire Kramsch (University of California, Berkeley)
New Perspectives on Culture in Foreign Language Study
22 March, 2011

Richard Schmidt (University of Hawai’i)
Attention, Noticing and Foreign Language Teaching: Issues and Implications
24 March, 2011

Dilworth Parkinson (Brigham Young University)
Using arabiCorpus: Adventures in Arabic Lexis
1 April, 2011