Dr Huda Al-Tamimi
Areas of expertise
- Middle Eastern Languages 200318
Arabic language and literature through culture; Gender and the impact of Islamic rules on women’s participation in the public sphere; Arabic calligraphy and gender bias; Arabic media and the Iraqi transition to democracy; Gender disparities and the imbalance of rights and their significance in the Arab world.
At CAIS, she has used her specialist skills to teach courses in Arabic linguistics and literature. Huda has recently published a book entitled Arabic Literature through History, Dar Al Saqi Publishers, Beirut, 2015, pp 400. Her research includes the teaching of Arabic as a second language and a study of the changing role of women in Iraqi politics.