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The Journey of Arabic Writing

Brief

The program will cover the following topics:
- The origin of the writing and its tools.
- The old Arabic motifs.
- The transformation of writing from drawings to symbols, then to the sectional method, and finally, the alphabet.
- The Arabic traces discovered in the ancient cultures.
- The origin of the Arabic writing and its most famous theories.
- The workshop will involve visual graphics for explanation and the audience will get the chance to ask questions.

Speakers

Dr. Suleiman Al-Theeb

Dr. Suleiman is a writer and historian; he is a lecturer in ancient Arabic writing at King Saud University. He is also an archaeologist and a…

Dates & Location

Friday 13th December, 2019

1 hrs 30 mins

Cinema

Arabic

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