We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2022 Leigh Douglas Memorial Prize for the best PhD dissertation on a Middle Eastern topic in the Social Sciences or Humanities awarded by a British University in the previous calendar year.
Righting Dissent: Intellectual Critique and Human Rights in Egypt
- Nora Jaber (Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London)
Women, International Law, and the State: A Critical Analysis of Saudi Women’s Petitions for Reform
- Joshua Rigg (SOAS, University of London)
A Resounding No: Contentious Politics in Tunisia 2015-2019
- Dena Qaddumi (University of Cambridge)
Post-Arab Spring Tunis: Materializing Revolution in the City
Congratulations to our prize winners and thank you to everyone who submitted their dissertations for consideration.