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Assistant Professor, Arabic Language and LiteratureBenjamin Koerber

Email: benjamin.koerber@rutgers.edu

Phone: 848-445-0275

Office: 15 Seminary Place Room 6172, College Avenue Campus

Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00 - 3:00

Education

Ph.D. Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures (Arabic), University of Texas at Austin

Research Interests

My research is concerned with Arabic language, literature, and culture from all periods, with a focus on new literary genres in Egypt and Tunisia.

My creative and critical works have appeared in Akhbar al-Adab, Jadaliyya, the Journal of Arabic Literature, Ma3azef, The New Inquiry, and Wasla.

AMESALL Courses (Present and Future)

  • Folklore and Mythology of the Middle East
  • Arabic Graphic Narratives
  • Egyptian Arabic

 

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Past Events

April 19, 2018 | 04:30 PM - April 19, 2018 | 05:50 PM
A Post-Mortem of the African Revolution: Rethinking the Global Sixties
April 4, 2018 | 05:00 PM - April 4, 2018 | 07:00 PM
AMESALL End of Year Celebration
April 2, 2018 | 04:30 PM -
Through English, Densely: Comparative Partitions, Complicity, and the Anglophone Classroom
September 20, 2017 | 12:00 PM - September 20, 2017 | 01:30 PM
Comparative Perspectives on Tamil Literature
September 15, 2017 | 09:30 AM - September 15, 2017 | 05:30 PM
Cornell Symposium

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