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Professor Paulo de Moraes Farias FBA

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About this Fellow

West African history: oral traditions, chronicles, and medieval Arabic inscriptions; the interaction of Islamic and other cultural heritages in the region



Current post

  • Honorary Professor, Department of African Studies and Anthropology, University of Birmingham

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The descriptive dialectology, dialect geography of the Arabic language; historical linguistics of Arabic, in particular syntactic and semantic issues in Egyptian dialects. Teaching Arabic as a foreign language, colloquial first