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Dr Rachael Harris

Dr Rachael Harris

Senior Language Teaching Officer in Arabic


Rachael 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 involved in Arabic language course design and is co-author of Breakthrough Arabic (also entitled Just Listen ’n’ Learn Arabic) with Nadira Auty and Clive Holes. Dr Harris is a Fellow of Clare College

Subject groups/Research projects

Arabic & Persian Studies: