Bassam Frangieh

Bassam Frangieh, Ph.D.

Professor of Arabic

Modern Languages and Literatures

Bassam Frangieh
(909) 607-3484
Roberts North 213

Office Hours

Monday, noon - 1:00 p.m.Wednesday, noon - 1:00 p.m.and by appointment
  • Education
  • Awards and Affiliations
  • Research and Publications
B.A., Damascus University, Syria; M.S., Ph.D., Georgetown University
  • Glenn R. Huntoon Award for Superior Teaching, Claremont McKenna College, 2010

  • Yale College Prize for Teaching Excellence, 2001

  • Arabic for Life, A Textbook for Beginning Arabic Students. (Yale University Press, 2011)

  • The Crane (The American University in Cairo Press, 2008)

  • Anthology of Arabic Literature, Culture, and Thought from Pre-Islamic Times to the Present. (Yale University Press, 2005)

  • Love, Death, and Exile (Georgetown University Press, 1990, reprinted in 1992 and 2004)

  • Arabian Love Poems (Lynn Rienner Publishers, 1999, reprinted in 2005)