Middle East Studies

Professor Elias Muhanna writes for the New Yorker on paradigm shifting linguistic discoveries in early Arabic

May 24, 2018


Illustration by Olivier Kugler

Manning Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature and Middle East Studies Faculty Fellow Elias Muhanna, writes about the groundbreaking linguistic discoveries of Ahmad Al-Jallad in early Arabic in the New Yorker’s “A New History of Arabia, Written in Stone.”