News from Jul 05, 2013
The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies congratulates Jörg Matthias Determann to this year’s BRISMES Leigh Douglas Memorial Prize for the best PhD dissertation on a Middle Eastern Topic. The dissertation, entitled Globalization, the State and Narrative Plurality: Historiography in Saudi Arabia, was completed at SOAS, University of London, in 2012. The dissertation will appear as a book entitled Historiography in Saudi Arabia this summer. Since 2012, Matthias Determann researches the history of biology and evolution in the Arab Gulf states at the BGSMCS and ZMO.