Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5338 USA
- Ph.D., Theoretical Linguistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004
- M.A., Theoretical Linguistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001
- M.A., Applied Linguistics, Georgia State University, 1999
- B.A., Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Alexandria University, 1995
- Interface of semantics and pragmatics
- Issues of temporal reference in Arabic
- Developing print and online teaching materials
Dr. Mustafa Mughazy is an associate professor of Arabic and linguistics in the Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University.
Mughazy is the author of "Dardasha: Introduction to Egyptian Arabic" and the editor of "Perspectives on Arabic Linguistics XX," in addition to a series of articles and book chapters.
Mughazy is on the program team of the annual Kalamazoo World Languages Film Festival held every March in Brown Hall on WMU's Main Campus. This six-day competitive event is dedicated to the presentation of original creative cinema from Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish-speaking cultures around the world, with the movie subtitles in English. The films compete for the Gold Kazoo prize.