SKAARA Inga, MA

  • Position :
  • Adjunct Professor

  • Department :
  • Core
  • E-mail :
  • inga.skaara@yahoo.com
  • Nationality :
  • German
  • Languages :
  • Arabic, Dutch, English, French, German, Norwegian
  • Education :
  • Magistra Artium in Semitic Studies, Political Science and Jewish Studies - University of Heidelberg & Rijksuniversiteit Leiden

  • Teaching :
  • Vesalius College: Present

    • Modern Standard Arabic

     

    Haute-École Marie-Hans: Present

    • German Conversation

     

    University of Heidelberg: 2006 - 2009

    • Special issues in Yemeni Arabic Dialects

     

    Goethe-Institut Jerusalem

    • German as a foreign language/ 5 month preparatory course, Cooperation of Police Palestinian territories-Germany

     

    Freelance: since 2008

    • Tutor for German and Arabic as foreign languages (at Euronews, EFTA, OISE Goethe-Institus, European Institutions and others)
  • Research area(s) :
    • Differences in Dialects (Morocco, Egypt, Yemen)
    • Language Acquisition
    • Languages in Exile
    • Substrate of Old South Arabian in Modern Arabic Dialect
    • Placenames in the Yemen
  • Selected Publications :
    • Zafar, Capital of Himyar, Sixth Preliminary Report, February–March 2006, in: Zeitschrift für Orient-Archäologie 1, 2008, S. 208–245, by Franke, Kristina A. ; Rösch, Manfred ; Skaara, Inga ; Yule, Paul
    • "Giving Dhafar a New Voice“, paper held at the SAS at the British museum in London 2006
    • Quatre bonnes raisons pour ne pas se faire croquer (english title: Four good reasons for not being gobbled up) recording and Arabic version by Inga Skaara, Llibro Obert, Barcelona 2012