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Modern Languages Department: Arabic

This guide is intended for students of Modern Languages as well as other members of the Carnegie Mellon community who wish to develop and maintain their language skills or simply have fun with languages and cultures

Liaison - English & Modern Languages

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Ethan Pullman
109B Hunt Library,
Carnegie Mellon University
4909 Frew Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Liaison Departments:
English, Modern Languages, & Philosophy
Additional Interdisciplinary responsibilities: Ethnic/Minority Studies, & Gender/LGBT studies
(412) 268- 5018

Arabic at Carnegie Mellon University

Beginning and intermediate Arabic courses are offered by the Modern Languages Department in Pittsburgh. Arabic language and culture are also taught at Carnegie Mellon QatarIn addition to my duties as librarian, I am an adjunct instructor of Arabic in the Department of Modern Languages.

Writing the Alphabet

Explore Arabic Culture

Elementary Resources

The following are links to various resources that provide elementary introduction to Arabic:

Arabic Calligraphy

Following are select videos introducing you to Arabic Calligraphy history and tutorials for writing in various styles: