New Arabic Alphabet

An Arab-American librarian has devised a new, bi-directional alphabet for Arabic. I spent some time looking at the drawings over at the US Patent Office, and I’m definitely intrigued. I do want to reassure the NY Times that native speakers can learn to write the language, shape-shifting letters included, just fine, thank you very much (2nd. paragraph).

Share

Comments are closed.

  • Twitter

  • Category Archives

  • Monthly Archives