Ziad Dallal

Visiting Assistant Professor of Arabic

Dallal, Ziad
Office: Seymour 103 (Warden's Hall)
Phone: 845-758-6822
E-mail: zdallal@bard.edu

Primary Academic Program: Arabic Studies
Academic Program Affiliation(s): Foreign Languages, Cultures, and Literatures, Middle Eastern Studies
Area of Specialization: Modern Arabic Literature

Ziad Dallal is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Arabic at Bard College. He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Comparative Literature at New York University. His areas of research/interest include nineteenth-century and contemporary Arabic literature and intellectual history, critical theory, translation theory, political philosophy, philology, Marxism and finance, and film theory. His current research project traces the links between civilizational discourse, literary narratives, and the world market in the nineteenth century. He has also written about contemporary Arabic theater and contemporary music in Lebanon. Before joining Bard College, he taught at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study at NYU, and at the American University of Beirut.