Interactive Maps

Arab World Map:

Explore the Arab world through an interactive map produced by the students of Advanced Arabic.  The interactive map opens to show a map that displays the Arab world. You may then click on one of six tabs listed in the menu to examine the following: Geography, Traditions, Foods, Sports, three important figures, and Arts.

For a full view click here.

Arabic Spring Map:

The map includes 32 examples of graffiti from Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Syria and Bahrain. Each instance has two points: the first point, in red, includes visual representation, the story Capturebehind it, an English translation of the text, and the name of the artist. The second point, in blue, and includes a video related to the piece of graffiti. In the title, El Khoury includes the medium used. Each of these points indicates the approximate location of the graffiti on the map.

The interactive map was sponsored by the ‘Crossing Boundaries,’ an interdisciplinary humanities project at St. Lawrence University (Canton, NY) made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation”.

Click here to check the map.

check this article published in Muftah about the map.

The Travels of Ibn Battuta: