On 15 December, the Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies Amsterdam (ACMES) will award two prizes for Best BA thesis and Best MA thesis in Middle Eastern Studies for work completed at the UvA during the academic year 2015/16. The awards ceremony will take place after the last lecture of the Fall Lecture series, delivered by Khaled Fahmy.
Four theses have been shorlisted for both prizes. The following candidates have been nominated for the Master’s Thesis Prize:
The following candidates have been nominated for the Bachelor’s Thesis Prize:
After the lecture by Khaled Fahmy entitled 'Medicine and Law in Nineteenth-Century Egypt', ACMES director and chair of the ACMES Thesis Prize jury, Dr. Farid Boussaid, will present the findings of the jury and announce the winners.
For more information on the lecture by Khaled Fahmy, see here.