American Association of Teachers of Arabic (AATA)

Membership: 400. Annual dues: $50 regular; $15 student, $200 institutional. AATA is an association of professionals, students, institutions, and other individuals interested in Arabic language teaching, Arabic literature and Arabic linguistics. The purpose of AATA is to contribute to the enhancement of study, criticism, and research in all these areas. Meetings and programs are held in conjunction with MESA. AATA publishes Al-‘Arabiyya, a journal containing articles by AATA members and others interested in Arabic language scholarship. Executive Director: Aman Attieh (610-223-0474), (

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