ARA 387 • CRITIQUES OF LANGUAGE AND CULTURE
12:30 PM-2:00 PM
This course examines the writings of prominent twentieth-century Arab intellectuals on language and culture, including: Adonis, Taha Hussein, Hisham Sharabi, Abd al-Rahman Munif, Sadiq al-Azm, Muhammad Abid al-Jabiri, Ghada al-Samman, Sadiq al-Nayhum, and Salwa Bakr. To be conducted in Arabic.
Well-prepared participation in class discussions 25% Weekly writing assignments 25% Short presentations 25% Research project presented orally and in writing 25%
Course materials on Blackboard.