OwlTail

Cover image of Arabic Circle

Arabic Circle

Arabic Circle

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

Popular episodes

All episodes

The best episodes ranked using user listens.

Podcast cover

Farouk Mustafa: "Translation and the Other, pt 2"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Dr. Mustafa is Ibn Rushd Professorial Lecturer in Modern Arabic Language, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago. Originally recorded February 3, 2006.

29mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #1

Podcast cover

Mahmoud al-Ta'ie: "Egypt Through Iraqi Eyes"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Mahmoud Saeed. Originally recorded November 18, 2005.

52mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #2

Similar Podcasts

Podcast cover

Munira Misbah: "The Latest Work of Munira Misbah"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Munira Misbah. Originally recorded January 20, 2006

33mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #3

Podcast cover

Orit Bashkin: "Abu Nawas in America"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Dr. Bashkin is Assistant Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History at the University of Chicago. Originally recorded January 6, 2006.

32mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #4

Most Popular Podcasts

Podcast cover

Farouk Mustafa: "My Trip to Cairo"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Farouk Mustafa is the Ibn Rushd Professorial Lecturer in Modern Arabic Language, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago.

1hr

13 Mar 2009

Rank #5

Podcast cover

Kay Heikkinen: "A Modern Egyptian Woman: Fathia al-Assal in her Autobiography, pt 2"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Kay Heikkinen is a Lecturer of Arabic at the University of Chicago. Originally recorded February 24, 2006.

23mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #6

Podcast cover

Kay Heikkinen: "A Personal Reading of 'Season of Migration to the North', pt 1"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Kay Heikkinen is a Lecturer of Arabic at the University of Chicago. Originally recorded January 12, 2007.

36mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #7

Podcast cover

Kay Heikkinen: "How are the Egyptians these days?"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu."Snapshots and Fleeting Glances." Kay Heikkinen is a Lecturer of Arabic at the University of Chicago. Originally recorded October 20, 2006.

50mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #8

Podcast cover

Toujan al-Faisal

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Toujan al-Faisal was the first woman elected to the Jordanian Parliament, where she served from 1993 to 1997. The views of the lecturer are her own and do not reflect the opinions or positions of the University of Chicago or any of its affiliate organizations.

33mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #9

Podcast cover

Toujan al-Faisal, pt 2

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Toujan al-Faisal was the first woman elected to the Jordanian Parliament, where she served from 1993 to 1997. The views of the lecturer are her own and do not reflect the opinions or positions of the University of Chicago or any of its affiliate organizations.

33mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #10

Podcast cover

Ahmad Baasiri: The Lebanon July War: Has it ended?

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Ahmad Baasiri is a student at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Chicago. Originally recorded November 10, 2006.

1hr

13 Mar 2009

Rank #11

Podcast cover

Amy Ruszkiewicz: "My Big Adventure in Qatar"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Amy Ruszkiewicz is a graduate of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Chicago. She came back for a visit and gave us this wonderful account of her studies in Qatar.

40mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #12

Podcast cover

Farouk Mustafa: "Recent Arabic Novels"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Farouk Mustafa is the Ibn Rushd Professorial Lecturer in Modern Arabic Language, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago.

1hr 8mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #13

Podcast cover

Issa Boulos: "Introduction to Arabic Music"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Issa Boulos is director of the Middle East Music Ensemble. Originally recorded May 4, 2007

1hr 2mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #14

Podcast cover

Kay Heikkinen: "A Personal Reading of 'Season of Migration to the North', pt 1"

If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu.Kay Heikkinen is a Lecturer of Arabic at the University of Chicago. Originally recorded January 12, 2007.

36mins

13 Mar 2009

Rank #15