Department of Arabic and Near Eastern Languages
 
Prof. Fawwaz Tuqan  

Current position: Visiting Professor

Education:
Ph.D. Yale University, 1968 (Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations)
M.A. Yale University, 1966 (Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations)
B.A. American University of Beirut, February 1963 (Arabic Literature)
High School, I.C. (International College, Preparatory Section, Beirut), 1958

Work Experience:
Visiting Professor, Arabic language and literature, 2004-2005
Department of Arabic and Near Eastern Languages
American University of Beirut

Professor, Arabic language and mass communication, 1999-
Department of Information, tourism and Arts,
Bahrain University

Professor, Arabic language and history of civilization, 1997-9
Arabic Language and Islamic Studies Department,
Bahrain University

Professor, Arabic language and history of civilization, 1995-1997
Languages Department,
Zaytunah University, Amman

Professor, Associate Prof., and Assistant Prof., 1969-1995
Arabic language, literature and history of civilization,
Department of Arabic Language and Literatures,
Department of History and Archeology,
University of Jordan,

Assistant Professor, Arabic language and history of civilization, 1967-1969
Middle Eastern Languages Department,
University of Minnesota,

Assistant in Teaching, Arabic language, 1964-1967
Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations Department
Yale University

Publications:
Books:

أسرار تأسيس الرابطة القلمية وعلاقة أعضائها بالفكر الاشتراكي
Gibran and Arrabitah: What Went behind the Scenes and the Relationship with Socialist Ideology, Beirut, Dar at-Tali'ah, 2005.

فدوى طوقان: مختارات شعرية:: ترجمة وتقديم
Fadwa Tuqan: Selected Poems, translated and introduced, Amman, Naseej, 2005.

محمود درويش: مختارات شعرية
Mahmoud Darwish: Selected Poems, translated into English and introduced, with Ian Wedde, London, Carcanet Press, 1974.

الحائر: بحوث في القصور الأموية في البادية
Al-Ha'ir: Studies in Umayyad Desert Palaces, Amman, Ministry of Culture, 1979.

العصامي: سيرة الحاج عبد الحميد شومان مؤسس البنك العربي
The Self-Made Man. Amman, Arab Bank Ltd. and Arab Establishment for Studies and Publishing, 1984. (120 hours taped interviews, examination of personal archives and old files and documents of the Arab Bank, recomposing Shuman's biography in 88 short-story style chapters).

الحركة الشعرية في الأردن: 1948-1977
Poetry Movement in Jordan: 1948-1977, Amman, Dar Kitabukum, Shqair and 'Akasheh, 1985.

الاستعمار الصهيوني للأرض الفلسطينية: المستوطنات 1870-1967
Zionist Colonialism in Palestine: Settlements 1870-1967, Amman, Dar Kitabukum, Shqair and 'Akasheh, 1986.

الشعر في جرش: تقديم وتحرير
Poetry in Jerash Festival, edited and introduced, Amman, Dar Kitabukum, Shqair and 'Akasheh, 1987.

الصورة الشعرية عند عبد المنعم الرفاعي
Abd al-Mun'im ar-Rifa'i: Poetic Imagery, Amman, Dar Kitabukum, Shqair and 'Akasheh, 1993.

الفن العربي الإسلامي المبكر
Early Arab Islamic Art, Amman/ Beirut, United Publishers, 1993.

المسيحية في العالم العربي
Christianity in the Arab World, (by HRH Prince Al- Hassan bin Talal, London, Longman's, 1993), translated into Arabic by Fawwaz Ahmad Tuqan, Amman/ London, Amman Bookshop and Longman's, 1994.

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Svensk-Arabiskt Lexikon, compiled by Nael Y. Touqan, Stockholm, Lexin: spraklexikon for invandrare, 1999.

Articles
نظرة في: اتجاهات دارسي اللغة العربية الفصحى من غير الناطقين بها ودوافعهم كما تظهر في استبانة طوقان
"Attitudes and Motivations of non-Arabic Speaking Students Learning Formal Arabic As Exhibited in Tuqan's Questionaire: An Outlook,"
in al-Abhath, (American University of Beirut), forthcoming 2004-2005.

"عبد الله بن علي: اعم المنصور الثائر". (in English)
"'Abdullah ibn 'Ali: A Rebellious Uncle of al-Mansur," in Studies in Islam, (New Delhi), 1969, pp. 1-26. (in English)

وصف الطبيعة في شعر الصنوبري
"Description of Nature in the Poetry of as-Sanawbari," in Journal of the Arab Academy of Damascus (JAAD),
43 (1968), vol. 4, pp. 810-825;
44 (1969), vol. 5, pp. 569-576;
45 (1970), vol. 6, pp. 127-142.

القصور الأموية الصحراوية: لماذا ابتنيت؟
"Umayyad Desert Palaces: Why Were They Built?", in Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan (ADAJ), 14 (1969), pp. 4-25.

حبيب الأصغر: أبو بكر الصنوبري شاعر الروضيات
"Habib the Younger: Abu Bakr as-Sanawbari, Poet of Landscape Poetry", in Al-Mashriq, (Univ. of St. Joseph), 64 (1970), pp. 263-278.

مسلة مشيع ملك مؤاب الديباني: ترجمة جديدة
"Stele of King Mesha' the Debonite: New Translation," in Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan (ADAJ), 15 (1970), pp. 19-51.

الحائر: ضرب من العمارة الإسلامية
"Al-Ha'ir: A Type of Islamic Architecture," in Proceedings of the First International Conference on the History of Bilad ash-Sham, (University of Jordan), 1974, pp. 69-138.

حدائق الحيوان زمن الأمويين
"The Zoo in Umayyad Times," in Tarikh al-'Arab wal-'Alam, (Beirut), 1 (1979), vol. 8, pp. 11-16; 1 (1979), vol. 9, pp. 12-15.

المؤابيون
"The Moabites," in Tarikh al-'Arab wal-'Alam, (Beirut) 1981, vol. 10, pp 11-15; vol., 12, pp. 14-18.

الواقوصة: ساح معركة اليرموك
"Waqusah: Al-Yarmuk Battle Field," in Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the History of Bilad ash-Sham, (University of Jordan and Yarmuk University), 1987, pp. 323-331.

المملكة الأردنية الهاشمية: تاريخ وحضارة
"The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan: History and Civilization," in Afaq al-Islam - Horizons of Islam, (Amman-Beirut, ad-Dar al-Muttahidah), (1993), vol. 4, pp. 68-142.

القدس في العهود الإسلامية
"Jerusalem (al-Quds) in Islamic History," in Afaq al-Islam - Horizons of Islam, (Amman-Beirut, ad-Dar al-Muttahidah), (1995), vol. 12, pp. 40-63.

"Ibn Hazm on Christianity: The Historical Record," in Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations, CSIC, Selly Oak College, Birmingham, U.K., 1996.

تخلخل دافعية متعلم اللغة العربية من غير الناطقين بها في وسط تستعمل فيه العامية
"Motivation Instability of Non-Arabic Speakers Learning Arabic in an Environment Which Uses Colloquial" in Proceedings of Conference on Learning and Teaching Arabic for Speakers of Other Languages: Challenges in the Twenty First Century, (Yarmuk University), 1998, (forthcoming).

إشكالية تدريس الشعر العربي القديم في ظل المناهج القائمة
"Methodology Problems of Teaching Classical Arabic Poetry Using Existing Curricula" in Nadwat ishkaliyyat al-manhaj wa turuq at-tadris fi kulliyyat al-'ulum al-insaniyyah wa al-ijtima'iyyah fi duwal majlis at-ta'awun, November 1999, University of Bahrain.

الجامعة بين مسؤولي الإعلام والعلاقات العامة فيها وبين المهنيين العاملين في حقل الصحافة والإعلام: الصعوبات والمشكلات
"The University Torn between Administrators in Charge of Information and Public Relations, and Professionals in the Field of Journalism and Media," The Third Conference on Public Relations and Media; University Information: Existing realities and Horizons of Development, (Badr Abdallah al-Mdaires, ed., Kuwait, University of Kuwait, 2001), pp. 115-125.

صورة الفرد الأمريكي ومجتمعه كما بدت في الأدب المهجري: الشعر في الولايات المتحدة 1900-1940
"Image of the American Individual and His Society as Shown in Expatriate Arabic Literature: Arabic Poetry in the United States 1900-1940" in Al-'Ulaqat al-'Arabiyyah al-Amrikiyyah: Nahwa Mustaqbal Mushriq, (Sami A. Khasawnih, ed., Amman, University of Jordan, 2001), pp 399-431.

دور وسائط الإعلام وأثرها على الأبناء المراهقين
"The Role and Impact of Media on Arab Teenagers," in al-Usrah wa ash-shabab wa tahaddiyat al-qarn al-hadi wa al-'ishrin, Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, Kingdom of Bahrain, May 2001.

الجديد في نظرية الإعلام الأمريكية: الأمر اليومي في البيت الأبيض وبدعة محور الشر
"Recent Aspects of American Mass Media Theory: Word of the Day in the White House and the Axis of Evil," in Al-Quds al-'Arabi. London, October 16, 2002.

وعد بلفور والتوقيت المميت
"The Balfour Declaration and the Deadly Timing," in Al-Fikr al-Qawmi al-'Arabi, London, November 30, 2002.

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