On 13 March, Professor Watson will discuss the relationship between phonation categories in Arabic and Modern South Arabian and the Arab grammarians' categories of hams and jahr.
Three students from the MA Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies programme take part in a Q&A session at the University's postgraduate open day.
The renowned Syrian poet Nouri al-Jarrah continues the 'International Writers at Leeds' series. Starts at 4:00 pm.
Arabic linguistics; Arabic language pedagogy; Arabic/English translation; Arabic dialectology (especially Sudanese Arabic); functionalist linguistics
Nadia tells us about her motivation for undertaking an MA by Research and her passion for Islamic studies.