Middlebury Language Schools

 

Thomas "Levi" Thompson

Graduate Intern

Levi Thompson studies Arabic literature at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is currently exploring the development of modernism in Arabic. His other academic interests include pre-modern Arabic and Persian literature, translation, and literary criticism. He has a Masters in Arabic and Islamic Studies from the University of Pennsylvania and was a 2010-2011 Fellow at the Center for Arabic Study Abroad in Cairo. He is the co-founder of www.tahrirdocuments.org, which hosts English translations of documents gathered during the 2011 Egyptian uprising.