RACHAEL HARRIS Asian & Middle Eastern Studies

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Dr Harris did a BA in Arabic and Linguistics at Cambridge University. Her PhD, also at Cambridge was on truth-telling in Arabic conversation, based on fieldwork in an Egyptian village.

She returned to teach Arabic in the Faculty in 1986 and has been teaching here ever since. Dr Harris is co-author of Breakthrough Arabic (also entitled Just Listen ā€™nā€™ Learn Arabic) with Nadira Auty and Clive Holes.